GOAL – SMILE• Survey, state needssimplistically• Measure• Identify areas for improvement• Lead change• Encourage
DISCUSSION:ON YOUR POST-IT NOTES…WRITE:• Two things you did well as alibrarian• Two things teachers value• Two things administrators value
WHAT DO YOU VALUE?
IMPORTANCE OF VALUE:• We initially prepared what we valued…• The State holds the trump card…• What is that trump card?• How will this be measured?• How does the state want to quantify?• Quantity vs. Qualitative measures
WHAT ARE YOUR STATE STANDARDS BASED UPON?• Danielson?• Marzano?• Texas-styleMandates?
CONTENT IDENTIFICATIONWhat are the invisiblethings librarians dothat you want to getcredit for?What doesAdministration value,and how do librarianssupport that?What do teachersvalue and how dolibrarians supportthat?What do librariansvalue that peopledon’t recognize?Brainstorm
JUSTIFY THE SUBMISSION:• To recognize unique role oflibrarians• To raise the bar on performance• To start a dialog of support• To measure the impact oninstruction• Other “currently approved”instruments do not fit tasks andcertification of School Librarians
PROGRAM REVIEW APPROVED NYSED 2009
SLMPE - PROGRAM REVIEW
ASSESSMENT – ANYONE HAVE A POST-IT NOTE?
WHERE ON THIS RUBRIC IS YOUR “PROUD OF” ?http://usny.nysed.gov/rttt/teachers-leaders/practicerubrics/Docs/nyla-rubric.pdf
“1’S” USUALLY DON’T KNOW THEY’RE “1’S”
NYSED REGULATIONS WERE EMBEDDED
BRAINSTORMWHAT TO INCLUDEGROUP INCLUSIONSPERFORMANCE INDICATORS FORINCLUSIONS
DIVIDE AND CONQUERNEEDSProgramPersonAPPRCertification
EVALUATION:• AVOID SUBJECTIVE OPPORTUNITIES• KEEP ANYTHING POSSIBLE MEASURABLE• LIBRARIANS DEFINE THE PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES, BECAUSEADMIN OFTEN DOESN’T HAVE A CLUE• KEEP THE BAR HIGH• ALIGN WITH AASL AND ISTE WHENEVER POSSIBLE• PROVIDE TOOLS• LOOK AT OTHER STATES
W O R K T O G E T H E RT O D A Y V I R T U A L L YWiki spaces withpages• Content• Evaluation• Performanceindicators• Etc.R E M E M B E R T O …• Get stakeholderfeedback• Review with a unionrepresentative• Review with a stateeducation resourceto see whether youare on the correcttrackGood Luck!Questions?