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06/17/2019 June 2019 June 2019


ISDLAF+ User Group Informational Seminars are free seminars designed to assist Superintendents and School Business Officials in understanding various topics. Covering everything from budgeting to legislation, seminars occur four times a year and are available throughout different areas of Illinois. Please note that as of July 1, 2017, ONLY Illinois ASBO members will receive PD Clock Hours or Designation Points for their attendance.


ISDLAF+ User Group Seminars are for current and prospective school district Fund participants and are designed to assist Superintendents and School Business Officials in understanding basic principles of school finance and business operations.


Topics for July will include:

  • 2019 Illinois General Assembly Actions
  • Detailed Overview of School Finance and Operations
  • FY 2019 Budget Preparation
  • Every Student Succeeds Act Rules


PD Clock Hours: 3
Designation Points: 3
At this time, the July/October seminars will not qualify for academy credit.


8:30am – 9:00am: Registration & Refreshments
9:00am – 12:00pm: Program
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Lunch (provided) and Round Table Discussion

Due to changes in the Illinois State Board of Education professional development requirements, please be advised that you will be required to scan in and out to all professional development opportunities, in which credits are offered.

Please note: this is a free event, but registration is required. Registration for this event is not available to Service Associate members.

Please contact Jennifer Corbin with any special dietary needs.



Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Naperville, IL

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Peoria, IL

Thursday, July 25, 2019
O’Fallon, IL


Donald E. Weber, Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations, PMA Securities, LLC

Contact Donald E. Weber with any questions about the seminar. Specific questions about registration for this seminar should be directed to Nicole Lee at Illinois ASBO (815) 753-9305.


Register now for October 2019 Seminars


Wednesday, October 1, 2019

Thursday, October 9, 2019
Rock Falls

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Topics for October will include:

  • 2019 Tax Levy
  • Truth in Taxation Notice/Hearing


You will need to bring your laptop computer, 2018 Tax Extension Notices for each county in which the school district is located and if you can get it, an estimate of the 2019 equalized assessed valuations from the respective township assessor(s), including new construction if you are tax capped.