Episode 9: Key Ingredients for Making Good Decisions – Especially When You’re in the Pressure Cooker
School business leaders continue to confront a full plate of difficult and time-sensitive decisions, begging the question, “How can we reflect on and improve our decision-making to better serve our students?”
In this episode, host Jason Willis welcomes WestEd Senior Research Associate Alex Jacobson to discuss how good decisions that lead to successful outcomes for students are, in part, contingent on the ways in which people make those decisions.
Listen to the discussion as they explore what’s known as System 1 and System 2 thinking, as well as how education leaders can apply some of what the research says will strengthen both individual and organizational decision-making approaches.
Publisher: WestEd and the California Association of School Business Officials (CASBO)
Budgeting for Educational Equity Podcast Series Episode 5: Connecting Student Learning and School Business Through an Equity Lens – One Instructional Leader's Journey to Becoming a Chief School Business Official
In this episode, Marguerite Williams, Ed.D. shares valuable insights about resource allocation and equity from her unique perspective as an instructional leader and a new Chief Business Officer.
In this first episode, Jason Wllis welcomes several guests to help you get your resource equity bearings as the series commences.
Budgeting for Educational Equity Podcast Series Episode 2: It Starts With Data and Listening to the System – Practical Ways to Approach Equitable Resource Allocation From the CBO's Seat
This episode veteran school district Chief Business Officer Jayne Christakos and offers practical insights into education equity and resource allocation and suggests how educators can get started.