MAGNUM Trainings

MAGNUM Trainings

Online Workshops Listed Below *

Schedules, Registrations, Payments

NOTE 1: Some workshop require registration one week in advance
to receive the handouts by postal mail prior to the session.
NOTE 2: Please  send a school district purchase order,
Or pre-pay by check if a personal pay.

Career Transition Workshops*

 

Fiscal Navigation for Superintendents (online)
– including fiscal strategies and long range planning

…for Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents,
School Business Officials, Aspiring Superintendents,
and other leaders. Powerful for leadership teams. 
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
Fifteen hours (Five 3-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days
9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon each day – Five non-consecutive Tuesdays
October 18, November 1, 15, and 29, and December 13, 2022
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Readiness for the Superintendency in New York State (online)

… for school administrator thinking about or moving towards the Superintendency.
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
One 2-hour session
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Monday, November 28, 2022
[Registration closes November 21 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Aspiring Superintendents Workshop Series (online)

..of value to any school district administrator interested in the superintendency
[Details HERE]
Fourteen hours (Seven 2-hour sessions), via ZOOM
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM each day
Two sessions – November 30 (W) and December 1 (Th), 2022
– Orientation to the Superintendency

Two sessions – December 6 (Tu) and 7 (W), 2022
– Legal and Ethical Foundations of the Superintendency

One session – December 12 (M), 2022
– Superintendent Fiscal Leadership

2 sessions – December 13 (Tu) and 15 (Th), 2022
– Superintendent-Board Relations

[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Applying for the Superintendency in New York State (online)

…for experienced administrators applying or preparing to apply for the position of Superintendent of Schools.
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
One 2-hour session
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Monday, December 5, 2022
[Registration closes November 28 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Managing Situational Conflicts
in the School District Environment (online)

…for building and district administrators, office staff and supervisors
(building principals or assistant principals,
directors, department chairs);
front line staff (secretaries, greeters, guards, etc.),
[Details HERE]
One 2.5-hour session
In-district in-service presentations available
Contact: Dr. James Merrins 716-672-5473

Successful Transition Into a New Administrative Position (online)

…for the first time administrator or when moving into a new administrative position
– Assistant Superintendents, School Business Official,
Building Principal or Assistant Principal, Director,
Department Chair, or other administrators
– either moving up inside or changing districts
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
Two 2-hour sessions
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM each day
Summer 2023

Fiscal Workshops*

 

Extraclassroom Activity Funds (online)

…for Central Treasurers, Faculty Auditors, and Administrators 
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
Four hours (Two 2-hour sessions)
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Wednesday and Thursday, September 28 and 29, 2022
[Registration closes September 21 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

School District Claims Auditing (online)

…for Claims Auditors, Deputy Claims Auditors, and Accounts Payable Clerks,
Audit Committee Members, Board Members, Auditors
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
4 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Four hours (Two 2-hour sessions)
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Monday and Tuesday, October 3 and 4, 2022
[Registration closes September 26 – to receive materials]

[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Accounts Payable Clerks Training (online)

…for Accounts Payable Clerks, Claims Auditors, and Deputy Claims Auditors
Audit Committee Members, Auditors
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
4 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Four hours (Two 2-hour sessions)
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Thursday, October 6 and Tuesday, October 11, 2022 –
Revised Dates
[Registration closes October 5]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Advanced Claims Auditing – Workshop A (online)

…for Claims Auditors, Deputy Claims Auditors, and Accounts Payable Clerks
Audit Committee Members, Board Members, Auditors
Workshop schedule: “A” in October 2022,
B in December 2022, C in January 2023
[Details HERE] via ZOOM, video ON
5 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Five hours (Two 2.5-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Thursdays, October 13 and 20, 2022
[Registration closes October 6 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Fiscal Navigation for Superintendents (online)
– including fiscal strategies and long range planning

…for Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents,
School Business Officials, Aspiring Superintendents,
and other leaders. Powerful for leadership teams. 
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
Fifteen hours (Five 3-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days
9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon each day – Five non-consecutive
Tuesdays, October 18, November 1, 15, and 29, and December 13, 2022
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Leadership to Address the Fiscal
Challenges of Special Education (online) 

…for Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents,
School Business Officials, and Special Education Administrators,
and other leaders of special education programs.
Great training for leadership teams.
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
6 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Six hours (Two 3-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days
9:00 AM to 12::00 Noon each day
Thursdays, November 3 and 10, 2022
[Registration closes November 2]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Advanced Accounts Payable Clerks Training (online)

…for Accounts Payable Clerks, Claims Auditors, and Deputy Claims Auditors
Audit Committee Members, Auditors
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
3 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Three hours (One 3-hour session)
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Monday, November 7, 2022

[Registration closes November 4]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Strategic Purchasing (online)

…for Purchasing Agents, Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents,
School Business Officials, Directors and other administrative leaders. Leadership teams.
[Details HERE] via ZOOM, video ON
3 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
One 3-hour session, 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
[Registration Closes November 8]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Advanced Extraclassroom Activity Funds (online)

…for Central Treasurers, Faculty Auditors, and Administrators 
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
4 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Four hours (Two 2-hour sessions)
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Thursdays, November 10 and 17, 2022
[[Registration closes November 3 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Advanced Claims Auditing – Workshop B (online)

…for Claims Auditors, Deputy Claims Auditors, and Accounts Payable Clerks
Audit Committee Members, Board Members, Auditors
Workshop schedule: “B” in December 2022,
C in January 2023
[Details HERE] via ZOOM, video ON
5 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Five hours (Two 2.5-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Thursdays, December 1 and 8, 2022
[Registration closes November 23 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

Payroll Clerks Training (online)

…for Payroll Clerks, Backup Payroll Clerks,
Claims Auditors, and Deputy Claims Auditors

Personnel Administrators, Business Officials
[Details HERE] via ZOOM
4 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Four hours (Two 2-hour sessions)
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Monday and Tuesday, December 5 and 6, 2022
[Registration closes December 2]
[Step 1. Registration] [Step 2. Payment information]

Advanced Claims Auditing – Workshop C (online)

…for Claims Auditors, Deputy Claims Auditors, and Accounts Payable Clerks
Audit Committee Members, Board Members, Auditors
Workshop schedule: “C” in January 2023,
“A” in May 2023, “B” in October 2023
[Details HERE] via ZOOM, video ON
5 CPEs for CPAs, IAs, and CIAs
Five hours (Two 2.5-hour sessions), on non-consecutive days

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Tuesday and Thursday, January 31 and February 2, 2023
[Registration closes January 24 – to receive materials]
[Step 1. Registration]  [Step 2. Payment information]

 

Office Professionals Workshops*

Workshops  for school district new and renewing office professionals:
district, building, and department secretaries,
administrative assistants, clerks, and aides

Managing Situational Conflicts
in the School District Environment (online) – NEW

…for front line staff (secretaries, greeters, guards, etc.),
building and district administrators and supervisors
(Building Principals or Assistant Principals,
Directors, Department Chairs).
[Details HERE]
One 2.5-hour session
In-district in-service presentations available
Contact: Dr. James Merrins 716-672-5473

Emotional IQ: Aiding and supporting our work as office professionals (online) – NEW

…designed for all new and renewing school district office professionals:
district, building and department secretaries,
administrative assistants, clerks and aides
[Details HERE]
In-district in-service presentations available
Contact: Dr. James Merrins 716-672-5473

The “Super Woman” Office Professional: Achieving Work-Life Balance (online) – NEW

..designed for all new and renewing school district office professionals:
district, building and department secretaries,
administrative assistants, clerks and aides
[Details HERE]
In-district in-service presentations available
Contact: Dr. James Merrins 716-672-5473


* Hosted and Administered by
Educational Support Services
(ESS)

Contact James Merrins, Ed.D.
Executive Program Administrator
Educational Support Services
42 Rosalyn Court, Fredonia, New York 14063
(716) 672-5473 FAX (716) 672-5472 jmerrins@cecomet.net.