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  • 1. Texas STaR Chart
    Presented by
    Michella Joseph
  • 2. Agenda
    What is a STaR Chart?
    4 sections of the chart
    Campus STaR Chart Results
    2008-2009 Results
  • 3. What is a STaR Chart?
    STaR = School Technology and Readiness
    A Teacher Tool for Planning and Self-Assessing aligned with theĀ  Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020.
    Assist teachers in determining professional development needs based on a current educational technology profile.
  • 4. What is a STaR Chart? Continued
    Provide data that feeds into the Texas Campus STaR Chart so that more accurate school information is gained and documented.
    Determine funding priorities based on teacher and classroom needs.
    Provide data that can support the need for grants or other resources.
  • 5. What is a STaR Chart? Continued
    Help conceptualize the campus or district vision of technology.
    Assist campuses in documenting the use of No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part D formula, and discretionary funds.
  • 6. 4 Sections of the STaR Chart
    Teaching and Learning
    Educator Preparation and Development
    Leadership Administration and Instructional Support
    Infrastructure for Technology
  • 7. Teaching and Learning
    Students and teachers should be able to effectively communicate with peers and others around the world digitally.
  • 8. Educator Preparation and Development
    Teachers should be fully prepared to introduce students to become effective digital citizens in the 21st century.
  • 9. Leadership Administration and Instructional Support
    Administrators should set the example when it comes to technology. They should model and use it every day and be the example for teachers.
    Principal Kevin Foxworth
    Teacher Kerry Reinhackel
  • 10. Infrastructure for Technology
    A 21st century infrastructure will offer high speed connectivity among schools, colleges, medical facilities, libraries, businesses and homes. It will have tools and resources for all learners.
  • 11. Highlands Junior SchoolData of Campus STaR Chart from 2006-2009
    6-8 = Early Tech
    9-14 = Developing Tech
    15-20 = Advanced Tech
    21-24 = Target Tech
  • 12. Highlands Jr. Overall STaR Chart 2008-2009
  • 13. Conclusion
    STaR Chart is a great tool for self-evaluation
    HJS is working together to create effective digital citizens
    Still some work to be done in all areas
    What will your contribution be?
  • 14. Bibliography