agenda STaR Chart… What is it? Purpose Key Areas STaR Ratings Watauga Elementary STaR Ratings Conclusion Sources
STaR ChartWhat is it? School Technology and Readiness
Texas Star Chart Star Chart is designed to help teachers, campuses, and districts determine if they are meeting the goals set for their district as well as the goals for the Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology. Star Chart is developed around four key areas of the Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology.
4 Key Areas I. Teaching and Learning II. Educator Preparation and Development III. Leadership, Admin., Instructional Support IV. Infrastructure for Technology
What is the purpose for the Texas star chart? Identify needs for on-going professional development. Provides data for NCLB, Title I, Part D. Provide Information for funding. Determines if campus and district goals are being met.
Star Chart ratings Each key area is assessed and given a rating Early Tech 6-8 Developing Tech 9-14 Advanced Tech 15-20 Target Tech 21-24
Conclusion Watauga Elementary current STaR rating is ADVANCED TECH We need to move towards the goal of achieving TARGET TECH
The Texas Star chart For more information on Please Visit http://tea.state.tx.us/starchart
Sources of information Texas Education Agency (2002). The Texas Star Chart. Retrieved March 5,2011 from http://tea.state.tx.us/starchart Texas Education Agency (2002). The Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020. Retrieved March 5,2011 from http://tea.state.tx.us/technology/lrpt_lrpt.html