STaR: School Technology and Readiness Teacher’s log on to take survey every year. Mandated by state law. Developed around the four areas of the Long-Range Plan For Technology, 2006-2020. http://www.tea.state.tx.us/technology/lrpt/lrpt_lrpt.html
Teaching and Learning Educator Preparation and Development Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support Infrastructure for Technology Four Critical Areas
Campuses measure progress of meeting NCLB, Title II, Part D requirements. To aid in applying for grants. Measure teacher proficiency in techn0logy. To help set goals for the campus regarding technology Determine funding How is it used?
Each area is rated as one of the following: Early Tech Developing Tech Advanced Tech Target Tech This is where we want to be. STaR Classification Categories
San Jacinto’s Ratings Over 3-year Period Information gathered from http://starchart.esc12.net/
Increase Instructional Support Look into more professional development. Revise Technology Goals Budget for increasing technology software/hardware on campus. Review 2009-2010 Star Chart Results. What’s Next?