Fall Forum 2023

Bracing for Significant Regulatory Changes

The Roosevelt – New Orleans, LA

November 29 – December 1, 2023

SLIDES & HANDOUTS

(Please note all handouts may not be readily available. We will post any missing handouts as they are received)

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Early Fall Forum Check-In (All Attendees)

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 Pre-Session ONLY

7:30 am – 8:30am

Pre-Session Registration (Pre-Session Attendees ONLY)

Breakfast (Pre-Session Attendees ONLY)

8:30 am – 11:00 am

Pre-Session: The Proposed UGG Changes – What???

Michael Brustein and Bonnie Graham - Bruman Group, PLLC

***The handouts will be emailed separately to each attendee registered for a Pre-Session

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Fall Forum Check-In (All Attendees)

1:00 pm – 1:10 pm

Introduction

Tiffany Kesslar, Bruman Group, PLLC

1:10 pm – 1:15 pm

Welcome

Beth Scioneaux, Deputy Superintendent, Louisiana Department of Education

1:15 pm – 1:45 pm

ED Priorities

Chris Soto, Senior Advisor to the Secretary, U.S. Department of Education

Presentation - Not Available

Handout -Not Available

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Legislative Update

Julia Martin and Kelly Christiansen, Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Break

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Hot off the Press: Highlights of the UGG Proposed Changes

Tiffany Kesslar, Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

OIG Updates and Initiatives

Keith Cummins and Greg Peoples, Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Education

Presentation

Handout - Not Available

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Networking Reception



Thursday, November 30, 2023

7:30 am – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast


8:30 am – 9:15 am

Post Pandemic Risk Management – Thoughtfully Nearing the Finish Line

Mark Robinson and Kerry Neal, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition (SPE), Grants, and Risk Management, U.S. Department of Education

Presentation

Handout

9:15 am – 10:15 am

Panel on Time and Effort Systems, Challenges, Best Practices

Moderator: Bonnie Graham - Bruman Group, PLLC

Panel: Joe D’Alessandro (School District of Philadelphia), Nicole von Prisk (Arizona Department of

Education), Leslie Keeling-Olson (Temple College)

School District of Philadelphia Handout

Temple College Handout

Arizona Department of Education Handout


10:15 am – 10:45 am

Break


CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS

10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Federal Grants Management Test (Introductory Session)

Brandi Tennant and Nathaniel Kristel - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


ESEA Hot Topics (Introductory Session)

Julia Martin and Kelly Christiansen - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


OCR Recent Actions (Intermediate Session)

Jennifer Mauskapf and Monica Pascual - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch


1:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Internal Risk Assessments (Intermediate Session)

Michael Brustein and Madelaine Cleghorn - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


ESEA Equitable Services and EANs (Introductory Session)

Tiffany Kesslar and Kelly Christiansen - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout

Service Special Populations (K-12) (Introductory Session)

Bonnie Graham and Monica Pascual - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


2:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Break


3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

ESSER Construction Projects (Intermediate Session)

Julia Martin and Tiffany Kesslar - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


Perkins V Hot Topics (Intermediate Session)

Michael Brustein, Steven Spillan - Bruman Group

Presentation

Handout


IDEA Hot Topics (Intermediate Session)

Jennifer Mauskapf and Madelaine Cleghorn - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


Friday, December 1, 2023


7:30 am – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast


8:30 am – 9:30 am

Less Deference to Agency Guidance?

Michael Brustein - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


9:30 am – 10:00 am

New FERPA Regulations

Steven Spillan - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


10:00 am – 10:30 am

Break


10:30 am – 11:15 am

Top Audit Issues

Eric Russell, CIA, CGAP, CGMS, MPA

Presentation

Handout


11:15 am – 12:00 pm

New Title IX Regulations

Julia Martin - Bruman Group, PLLC

Presentation

Handout


12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Questions and Answers Panel

Bruman Group, PLLC Attorneys





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