Kansas Association of School Business Officials

KASBO Academy - School District Purchasing and Ethics

  • 15 Sep 2023
  • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Hyatt Regency Wichita, 400 West Waterman, Wichita, KS 67202
  • 10


  • There is a registration limit of 45 KASBO members. If you are not a member, you must join at this time- see below.

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School District Purchasing and Ethics

September 15, 2023

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Hyatt Regency Wichita

400 West Waterman
Wichita, KS 67202

Click Here to Reserve a Room for September 14 at the Hyatt Regency Wichita

or Call 316-293-1234 and Reference KASBO Academy

*** Block closes August 31st so book your room today! ***

The KASBO Academy has been formed by the KASBO Board of Directors to offer training to Kansas school business officials that will lead to certification as a KASBO School Business Official.

We envision a program of training that covers basic information and competencies required of Kansas business officials.

On Friday, September 15, we are offering School District Purchasing and Ethics at a cost of $150, which includes 6 hours of instruction and lunch. Please see the course information below:

School District Purchasing and Ethics - Course Syllabus

1.   Understand what governs purchasing decisions
2.   Define common terms and processes used in purchasing
3.   Why the role of purchasing is strategic
4.   Learn how fund type might impact purchasing decisions
5.   Discuss what functions are important to separate and how to build checks and balances
6.   Understand the use of cooperative contracts
7.   Identify when a contract may be necessary
8.   What are common contract changes and why
9.   Review special impacts to purchasing and best practices
10. Learn how to manage potential conflicts of interests and business ethics

You must be a KASBO member to register.
Registration will be limited to the first 45 members who register.

PO Box 3255, Olathe, KS 66063                             


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