TexasSTaRChart Texas STaR Chart Helping us move into the 21st Century More than just another survey Andrea Ryan
Purpose Definition Summary of CHS chart for the past 3 years Why is this important Will you make a change
What is the Texas Star Chart Developed around the four key areas of the Long-Range Plan for Technology,2006-2020 Assist in the measurement of the impact of state and local efforts to improve student learning through the use of technology as specified in No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part D Identify needs for on-going professional development and raise awareness of research-based instructional goals.
What does that mean We are in the advanced Technology Stage Teacher facilitated instruction with students working in peer groups Integrated Technology into instruction 60% of educators meet SBEC Standards Administrators identify exemplary use of technology 25-29% of budget is used for technology
What does that mean One tech support for every 500 computers Less than 4 students per computer 75% rooms have connectivity to the internet All rooms are on LAN/WAN One educator per computer Shared technology resources
What’s next – Target Technology Increase use of students using technology for assignments, teachers become facilitators Increased professional development with applications to the classroom All teachers meet the SBEC standards
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