Our K-12 experts bring education leaders practical solutions to help them provide exceptional educational opportunities for students despite tight budgets.
We serve more than 200 educational institutions, including K-12 districts, intermediate school districts, private schools, and public school academies. With knowledge gained over six decades of auditing and assisting schools, our team of K-12 specialists can help your district prepare for school accounting and auditing changes, and we work with you and your school board to anticipate challenges, manage risk, and streamline operations. We help identify new ways to leverage technology, protect your district from cybersecurity threats, improve operations, contain costs, and address aging facilities without overburdening already-constrained budgets. We are the second largest provider of single audits, serving school districts, governments, higher education, not-for-profit, and healthcare throughout the nation. The annual expenditures for government programs audited range from $750,000 to $1 billion.
Areas of Focus
Managing risk in school districts
The technology imperative
Staying ahead of the curve in the classroom
Technology strategies for school districts
Classroom device strategies
Navigate the complexity of choosing technology
How changing regulations affect K12
Michigan Association of School Boards Annual Leadership ConferencePlante Moran's Michelle McHale will speak at the Michigan Association of School Board's Annual Leadership Conference.
K12 Thought Leadership
Information security trends for K-12Join us as we discuss an overview of information security trends and events facing K-12 institutions. We'll examine the rise of security breaches and identify the steps you can take to protect your organization.
GASB 74 and 75: Examining the new GASB OPEB standardsGASB standards 74 and 75 will make significant revisions to the current accounting and reporting for OPEB, both from an employer perspective as well as from a plan perspective.
OMB grants reform guidebook: Diving into the super circularPlante Moran serves over 1,250 public sector clients and we are the 2nd largest compliance audit issuer in the country, completing over 600 compliance audits annually.
Uniform Guidance procurement standards: The time is now!Follow these steps to ensure that your organization is in full compliance with these procurement standards.
How does the evolving K-12 ERP marketplace impact your district?In today's quickly evolving administrative system marketplace, options for new features and functionalities abound. Is your existing ERP system delivering all it can? Here are 5 ways to tell.
White collar overtime regulations mean special exemption for teachersThe regulations may have significant ramifications for school districts. Since the implementation window is short, prompt review is essential. Here's what you need to know.
Five benefits of shared services in K12As school districts try to reduce costs, many are considering collaborations to enhance their non-instructional functions and services. A shared-service model can help.
Our clients say
I can’t say enough good things about the team, they are incredible to work with, and they are very diligent and very detailed. I have worked with a ton of consultants, and what I appreciated most was that Plante Moran never acted like outside consultants. They truly became part of our family, and they took ownership and felt a great deal of responsibility for successful outcomes along with us. I knew we weren’t alone, we were truly partners.