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Eric Lehmann and Rick Nettesheim from eAchieve Academy in Waukesha, WI presenting their case study of an online Virtual Charter School and its improvement plan for the past 8 years.

Eric Lehmann and Rick Nettesheim from eAchieve Academy in Waukesha, WI presenting their case study of an online Virtual Charter School and its improvement plan for the past 8 years.

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    Virtual School Symposium Presentation 2012  Taking an Online School to the Next Level Virtual School Symposium Presentation 2012 Taking an Online School to the Next Level Presentation Transcript

    • Taking an Online CharterSchool to the Next Level 8 Years Of Improvement
    • Vision Using Today’s TechnologyTo Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders
    • Mission eAchieve Academy provides a quality education for a wide variety of students by offering alternate solutions to traditional schooling utilizing current Internettechnologies and proven teaching practices implemented by a team of professionals.
    • Background•School District of Waukes ha, Wisconsin•Desire for Distance Learning Option• Declining District E nrollment ue to p D O en Enrollment•Virtual School Solved Both Issues•"4th" High School in the Waukesha - 100% Virtual• Initially Partnered w/ Logistics Vendor
    • Teacher Relationship•Union Involvement•Contract & Compensation•Teacher Assignments•Shared Decision Making with Admin istration•Teacher Ownership o f Classes
    • Historical - Enrollment
    • Historical - Achievement
    • Current Achievement Stats
    • Current Achievement Stats 3, 4, 5 on AP Tests 80.77% Graduates 822
    • Timeline of School Improvement2004 - Launch of Program 2008 - Revise Advisory Program - Pyramid of Interventions2005 - Intranet 2009 - Added Middle School - Weeding the Garden2006 - Enrollment Growth and movement to Full Time staff 2010 - Tight Teacher Expectations - PLC Formalization2007 - SIP Goals & Plan - Learning Targets - Mission & Vision - Advisory Program 2011 - Prep for Logistics Take Over - Teacher Leaders - District wide PLCs - Common Assessment - Course Development
    • Intranet•Internally Developed Tool•Pace Charts•Communication Log•Progress Reports•Socialization Tools
    • SIP Goals & Plan•Whole Staff Involvement•80% Course Completion Goal•Establish Mission & Vision•Create Advisory Program
    • Advisory Program•Go To Person•Focus on Relationship•Academic Monitoring
    • Pyramid of Interventions•Advisors Establish Relationship from Day 1•Struggling Students Contacted By Advisor•Pre-Ultimatum Letter•Ultimatum Letter
    • Tight Teacher Expectations•Complete Staff Buy-In• Weekly eSessions•Common Course Elements•Response Time•PLC Participation - School and District•Follow Up w/ Struggling Students
    • Course Development•Departments determined content resources/vendors•Individual Teachers created specific classes in Summer of 2012 (w/stipend)•"Movement" to create common district assessments (3 Traditional High/Middle Schools)•Departments worked to develop common rubrics.•Work in Progress
    • Prep for Logistics Take Over•LMS -B lackboard 9•Email - Google•Marketing•Computers
    • Our Curricular Vendors•Holt / McDougal •ALEKS Math•Pearson •NROC & Hippocampus•Glencoe / McGraw-Hill•EMC •Phet•Cengage•Goodheart-Wilcox •Odysseyware•Bedford/Freeman/Worth •RosettaStone •Khan Achieve3000
    • Our Logistics Vendors•Milwaukee PC•BlackBoard•Google•Our Own District IT
    • The Future•Cognitive & Emotional Engagement•Tracking Math & Reading Progress•Tighter Alignment w/ CCSS & College Readiness•Integration of eAchieve and SDW•Constant Course Improvement/Development•Anticipating Population & Enrollment Trends
    • 6 Pillars of Improvement •Student Achievement •Online Instruction •Curriculum •Assessment •Math Achievement •Community / Communication / Recognition
    • Thanks....Eric Lehmann Rick Nettesheim262 364 9274 262 970 1074elehmann@waukesha.k12.wi.us RNettesh@waukesha.k12.wi.us