Agenda What is a STaR Chart The components of a star Chart The Results What is the target improvement area How does this benefit our school
What is the Star Chart? School Technology and Readiness A Teacher Tool for Planning and Self-Assessing aligned with the Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020 The Texas Campus STaR Chart is a tool designed for use in technology planning, budgeting for resources, and evaluation of progress in local technology projects.
The Components Teaching and Learning Educator Preparation and Development Leadership, Admin., Instructional Support Infrastructure for Technology 1= Early Tech 2 = Developing Tech 3= Advanced Tech 4 = Target Tech
The Results Key Area I: Teaching and Learning Total score 10 Key Area II: Educator Preparation and Development Total score 9 Key Area III: Leadership, Administration and Instructional Support Total Score 12 Key Area IV: Infrastructure for Technology Total Score 19
Target Improvement Area Key Area II: Educator Preparation and Development Professional Development Modeling Online Learning Goal: Advanced Tech in 2011 Goal: Target Tech by 2012
How does this Help Us? Increased engagement with our students Better Communication with students and parents Integration of technology in our curriculum Better allocation of resources
Summary Continued progress in technology To learn more about STaR go to http://starchart.esc12.net/docs/TxCSC.pdf