Today, we are going to talk about the Texas Campus Star Chart and focus on the 2008-2009 summary data
What is a Star Chart?
Mandated by the Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020.
This acronym stands for S chool T echnology a nd R eadiness
It is a teacher tool for planning and Self-Assessing
Consists of 4 areas: Teaching and Learning/Educator Preparation and Development/Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support, Infrastructure for Technology
Campus Summary Information Location
Key Area I Teaching and Learning TL1 TL2 TL3 TL4 TL5 TL6 Total Patterns of Classroom Use Frequency/Design of Instructional Setting Content Area Connections Technology Applications TEKS Implementation Student Mastery of Technology Application Online Learning Total 2 3 2 2 1 2 12
Key Area II Educator Preparation and Development EP1 EP2 EP3 EP4 EP5 EP6 Total Professional Development Experiences Models of Professional Development Capabilities of Educators Access to Professional Development Levels of Understanding and Patterns of Use Professional Development for Online Learning Total 2 2 1 2 2 2 11
Key Area III Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 L6 Total Leadership and Vision Planning Instructional Support Communication and Collaboration Budget Leadership and Support for Online Learning Total 2 2 1 2 2 2 12
Key Area IV Infrastructure for Technology INF1 INF2 INF3 INF4 INF5 INF6 Total Students per computer Internet Access Connectivity Speed Other Classroom Technology Technical Support Local Area Network Wide Area Network Distance Learning Capacity Total 1 3 2 2 2 2 12
Key Area Summary
Teaching and Learning is in the Developing Tech. Stage
Educator Preparation and Development is in the Developing Tech. Stage
Leadership, Admin., Instructional Support is in the Developing Tech. Stage
Infrastructure for Technology is in the Developing Tech. Stage
Our campus has scored consistently in the Development Tech. stage in all 4 areas. We must target the most urgent one, and work towards improvement in that area by the end of the year.