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  • The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #3)
    by abrumbaugh on November 23, 2018 at 9:00 am

    Part #3:  How the Evidence Based Funding model will never get Geneseo to long-term financial stability and what the District will have to do with that knowledge. Another critical part of the Evidence Based Funding (EBF) model is the district’s local capacity.  Local capacity is the district’s ability to generate revenue locally, through property taxes … Continue reading "The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #3)"

  • The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #2)
    by abrumbaugh on November 21, 2018 at 9:00 am

    Part #2: How the Evidence Based Funding model is meant to benefit the Geneseo School District. The EBF model looks at 27 research-based elements that are proven to increase student achievement such as smaller class sizes, reading specialists, and access to technology.  The Illinois State Board of Education then distributes additional money to schools who … Continue reading "The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #2)"

  • The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #1)
    by abrumbaugh on November 19, 2018 at 9:13 pm

    This week I am going to do a three-part series of posts on what the new Evidence Based Funding (EBF) model means for the Geneseo School District, and what it does not mean for the Geneseo School District.  Part #1 will deal with what the model is and what it is supposed to do for … Continue reading "The Evidence Based Funding Model: What it means for Geneseo and what it doesn’t mean for Geneseo (Part #1)"

 

 

 

 

 

 

To all District 228 parents:
Please remember to take the 5Essentials Survey.  This survey will allow you to share your thoughts on the important elements of school effectiveness in a survey about District 228. Your participation in the parent portion of the survey will help us understand the conditions here in District 228 and guide improvement. Your identity and responses will be kept confidential and will never be connected to you or your child.
Click here for the survey.
Thank you very much!
The District 228 Administration