Business

Find out more about the business of education – from business contingency and continuity plans; to finding the best way to recruit and retain students and staff.

Features

  • Business
    school collaboration

    Creating Successful Joint-Use Collaborations

    Collaboration is the art and science of combining people's talents, skills, and knowledge to achieve a common goal. 06/01/2017

  • Trends in Education
    Trends in Education

    Looking Forward

    School Planning & Management asked experts who are involved in various education-related fields to talk about what is happening in regard to K-12 education and what they expect in the near future. The following are their thoughts on the topics of design and planning of learning spaces, legislation, sustainability and safety and security. 01/01/2017

  • Technology (Enhancing + Engaging + Connecting)
    Understanding technology, controls and systems integration

    Where's the Owner's Manual?

    Understanding technology, controls and systems integration 05/01/2015

  • school-choice movement

    Choice Arguments

    The school-choice movement has set off an intense national debate about vouchers and charter schools. 10/01/2014

  • Smart Business & Purchasing
    taking control of shippin costs

    You Better Shop Around

    It's time to take control of what you are spending on shipping costs. Since 2006, Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) has saved our taxpayers over $1 million negotiating our own transportation contracts. 09/01/2013

  • Sustainable Strategies Part of Disaster Recovery

    04/01/2013

Webinars

  • Event Management and The Bottom Line

    Come join our discussion as we dive into how the public's usage of facilities can stop being a headache and start being a positive for your institution.

Whitepapers

  • employee turnover whitepaper

    Guide to Bridging the Gap

    Read this guide to ensure your student and facility performance doesn't waiver as a result of employee turnover.

Columns & Articles

  • Washington Update

    As in most years, the President’s budget request is dead on arrival when it is announced. This year is not much different than those in the past. However, with a divided government, the budget and appropriations process gets a bit more challenging and interesting. The 03/21/2019

  • Some Insights on Public Procurement

    01/16/2019
  • Spotlight on K-12 Data Analytics

    James Fleming, executive director of Professional Services at Illuminate Education, has extensive experience using data analytics in conjunction with the K-12 environment. James sat down with School Planning and Management to answer a few questions about the present and future of analytics in schools. 08/14/2018

  • Business Practices

    Budget Flexibility as the Key to Sustainability

    07/01/2018
  • Business Practices

    Cycle-Based Budgeting

    Improving system deficiencies for stronger budget decisions. 04/01/2018

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