Produced by Wested And California Association Of School Business Officials (CASBO)
Turn ideas and evidence into actionable strategies
In each Budgeting for Educational Equity episode, host Jason Willis, Director of Strategic Resource Planning and Implementation for WestEd, welcomes education leaders and practitioners to discuss funding, education improvements, and strategies to advance resource equity across all levels of California’s public education system.
Each episode presents guest speakers who share their expertise, discuss the tools they’re using, what’s working, and what they’ve learned. Join us to tap into the experiences of guest experts and colleagues who are doing the work every day of ensuring fair allocation of resources. This series will also present helpful briefs and worksheets to encourage usage and implementation of the ideas discussed.
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Episode 2: It Starts With Data and Listening to the System – Practical Ways to Approach Equitable Resource Allocation From the CBO's Seat
Episode 3: Collaborating and Planning for Change: More Resource Equity Learnings From a School District Leader Advancing the Work
Episode 5: Connecting Student Learning and School Business Through an Equity Lens – One Instructional Leader's Journey to Becoming a Chief School Business Official
Episode 8: Don’t Just Accelerate, Navigate: One School District’s Approach to System Improvement and Equity During the Pandemic
Budgeting for Educational Equity is written and produced by Education Consultant Paul Richman and Jason Willis at WestEd. Original music, mixing and sound by Tommy Dunbar. John Diaz at WestEd serves as an advisor and develops the written materials that go along with each episode.
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