Strategic Stimulus Spending | ABCs of I, II, III

Organizing and planning ESSER funding can be overwhelming: large amounts of federal funds come with a lot of scrutiny and high expectations. From communicating the role of stimulus dollars in your operating budget to allocating funds to the right…

Three FAQs About ESSER Funds

ESSER funds are on the way thanks to the American Rescue Plan Act. Districts are busy brainstorming the best use of these funds and how to plan sustainably and strategically.  Do you have a vision for your district for the next year and beyond? Learn…

How to Incorporate Equity in Staff- and Student-Based Resource Allocations

When was the last time you took a look at your funding model to see if it’s cohesive with your district’s story? Many districts are realizing that legacy methods of funding and staffing allocation are producing spending patterns that are equal, no…

Revising How Your District Allocates Dollars to Schools in 3 Phases

You decided to revisit your district’s resource allocation model. First, let’s give yourself some kudos! Our world is changing so quickly, which means our student needs are also changing. It won’t happen overnight, it will take planning, and you may have…

Where Does Education Funding Come From and How Is It  Spent?

We're taking at look at our  first episode of the TikTok series, EdFinToks, where you can learn about education finance all under 60 seconds. We're breaking down where education  funding comes from and how it's spent.

How to Project Funding Models and Enrollment Within Your District

Most school districts begin to plan school-and district-level budgets five to seven months before starting the school year. The dollars that districts allocate to departments and schools from which they plan depend on a multitude of factors — the most…

Meet Laura Nord: VP of Sales

As VP of Sales, Laura helps us create and execute sales strategies while developing our sales team. What does Laura enjoy when she's not meeting and exceeding sales goals? Get to know Laura.

How Design Impacts Your Financial Data

When you’re evaluating tools and systems to help you manage financial data at your school district, you’re probably focused on features, functionality, and how easy they are to implement. Whether it looks good isn’t part of your decision-making process -…

Meet Allovue: Meghan Stanton, Account Advisor

Meghan's quick and sharp thinking is not only used when she's on the theatre stage. While being a great conversationalist and detail oriented researcher, she's attentive to future Allovue customer needs. Did we mention she has a signature pose? Take a…

Assess Your K-12 Financial Planning Systems During Unpredictable Times

As education leaders, understanding that each year is unpredictable is part of the job. 2020 pushed the bounds of unpredictability and, as a consequence, many of our resource allocation and budgeting practices were put to the test. Ask yourself the…