Reaching for the STaRs with Technology <br />Presented by Sunny Wren<br />ByPresenterMedia.com<br />
Today’s Agenda<br />Discussion Item One – Technology Goals in TexasAn introduction to the Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006 – 2020<br />8:30am<br />Discussion Item Two – Texas STaR ChartWhat is the STaR Chart?<br />8:45am<br />Discussion Item Three – C. D. Fulkes DataWhat does the data tell us about our campus?<br />9:00am<br />Discussion Item Four – Campus GoalsWhat do we need to continue our progress?<br />9:30am<br />
Enter this URL…<br />http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=5082&menu_id=2147483665<br />OR… Just Google “texas long range plan technology”<br />Long-Range Plan for Technology<br />
Complete information about the Long-Range Plan<br />Add this site to your online bookmarking list!<br />
Key Areas for Success<br />Leading School Improvement<br />The Long-Range Plan for Technology identifies four key areas for addressing school reform for the 21st Century Learner. The key areas are:<br /><ul><li>Teaching and Learning
Infrastructure</li></ul>School improvement efforts should address all four key areas.<br />
The Texas STaR Chart was created to provide campuses data regarding progress. <br />Information is organized in the four key areas<br />Schools receive a rating of Early Tech, Developing tech, Advanced Tech, or Target Tech for each area<br />Archived data allows campuses and districts to monitor progress<br /> Measuring Progress<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />[Photo credit: Getty Images from picapp.com]<br />
Enter this URL…<br />http://starchart.esc12.net/<br />OR… Just Google “texas star chart”<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />
Searching for Campus Data<br />Add this site to your online bookmarking list!<br />
Accessing Reports<br />Click on Campus Data Search<br />Select 2009- 2010 from the drop down<br />Enter “round rock isd” in district name<br />Enter “cdfulkes” in the campus name<br />Click on C D Fulkes Middle<br />Minimize this report and repeat the steps above to get the reports for 2008-2009 and 2007-2008<br />
What are our critical areas?</li></ul>We are on the way to meeting our targets!<br />
The Long Range Plan for Technology calls for school reform to meet the needs of 21st Century Learners.<br />To measure campus and district progress, Texas has created a survey.<br />Survey data is compiled and reported on the STaR (School Technology and Readiness) Chart.<br />Schools have access to SRaR Chart data to use in writing Campus Improvement Plans.<br /> Summary<br />Technology Goals and Our Status<br />
Setting Goals for Continuous Improvement<br />Based on the data, write 2 SMART Goals for our campus.<br />S – Specific<br />M – Measurable<br />A – Attainable<br />R – Realistic<br />T – Timely <br />Responding to Our STaR Chart Data<br />
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