Educator Workshops As educators, Ameritime representatives are regularly called upon to speak at school district events to educate district employees about their retirement benefits plans for Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS) and 403(b)s.Upcoming Workshops The dates below are subject to change.Please contact your district office to obtain current dates and times.2019-2020 Ameritime Workshop CalendarEudora10/2/195:30 PM - Eudora High SchoolVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementPerry10/9/195:30 PM - Perry-Lecompton High School LibraryVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementSanta Fe Trail10/16/194:15 PM - Santa Fe Trail High School LibraryVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementAuburn-Washburn10/25/1910:00 AM - Noon (2 Sessions)Washburn Rural High SchoolClassified Staff PDVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementLindsborg10/30/196:00 PM - Smoky Valley High School LibraryAdministratorsGarden City11/5/196:30 PM - Garden City District OfficeVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementNewton11/6/19Time & Location PendingAdministratorsGardner-Edgerton11/12/195:00 PM - Location PendingVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementAuburn-Washburn11/14/195:45 PM - Schuler Education CenterVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementMaize11/19/199:00 AM - Maize District OfficeAdministratorsMaize11/19/196:00 PM - Maize District OfficeVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementMaize11/19/195:30 PM - Maize District OfficeClassified PersonnelOlathe11/19/195:00 PM - Location PendingCertified Personnel Veteran Educator/Pre-RetirementOlathe11/19/195:00 PM - Location PendingClassified PersonnelVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementOskaloosa11/20/195:30 PM - Location PendingVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementESSDACK (Hutchinson)11/20/196:00 PM - ESSDACKVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementPark Hill12/4/194:30 PM - District OfficeVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementClearwater12/11/1910:30 AM - Location TBDAdministratorsSmoky Valley12/11/196:00 PM - Location TBDVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementGarden City12/18/194:30 PM - Garden City District OfficeAdministratorsShawnee Heights1/8/205:30 PM - Shawnee Heights High School Veteran Educator/Pre-RetirementLawrence1/14/205:30 PM - USD 497 Service Center Veteran Educator/Pre-RetirementGardner-Edgerton1/28/205:00 PM - Location PendingVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementHesston1/29/209:00 AM - Location PendingAdministratorsLyons2/5/201:30 PM - Location PendingAdministratorsLeavenworth2/6/205:30 PM - District Office Board RoomVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementLawrence2/11/205:30 PM - USD 497 Service Center Veteran Educator/Pre-RetirementDe Soto2/24/204:45 PM - De Soto High SchoolVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementDe Soto3/9/204:45 PM - Monticello Trails Middle SchoolVeteran Educator/Pre-RetirementWould you like to schedule a workshop for your district?We are available to provide informative and custom workshops to help understand 403(b) and KPERS plans and options. Below you will find a sampling of some of our most requested topics. Click here to request more information about creating an event for your district!Workshop Topics Veteran Educator & Administrators (50-65)As you reach 5-10 years from your retirement goal, critical decisions will start to arise with your benefits plans, including:KPERS Planning and understanding irrevocable optionsSocial Security & Medicare strategiesPlanning for inflation and longevityRetirement tax strategiesAnd moreExperienced Educator (32-50)In this intermediate course, we will share financial wellness tips as you work towards your retirement goals, including:Basic understanding of KPERS plus pension projectionsHow does Social Security workInvestment strategies & proactive savings tips403(b) and 457 PlanningAnd moreNew Hire / New Educator (22-32)In this introductory course, we explain how your pension, 403(b) and Social Security will work together, and what steps you can take today to maximize these benefits long-term, including:Basic understanding of KPERS403(b) investment optionsRoth vs. traditional 403(b)sLong-term investment strategies & debt reduction tipsTaxes, College Savings, Employee Benefits We provide workshops throughout the state of Kansas. Below is a map of some of the areas we have previously provided classes. Click here to request more information about creating an event for your district! *Securities America does not provide tax or legal advice.