Read through the Facilitator’s Guide for School Budget Hold ‘em. (See attachment)
Click here to get to a page where you will find “Budget Hold ‘em for Districts. (see attachment)” If it does not take you to this directly, you will find it under “Tools and Publications” on the website. Go through the process of playing the game in which you will make decisions about improving schools and notice the cost or savings for making each choice.
When you are done, save your hand, print it out, or email the hand to yourself. The point here is to do something whereby you can refer to the choices you have made.
Choose 3-5 of what you believe to be the most important decisions you made during the game and answer the following: