Texas S Ta R Chart


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Texas S Ta R Chart

  1. 1. Texas STaR Chart What Every Texas Educator Needs to Know About the Future of Technology in Education By Glenna Cromer November, 2009
  2. 2. You will learn… <ul><li>Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology </li></ul><ul><li>What is the Texas STaR Chart? </li></ul><ul><li>How Can the STaR Chart be used? </li></ul><ul><li>Key components of the STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Ogle Elementary STaR Chart Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Summary </li></ul><ul><li>Questions </li></ul>
  3. 3. Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology <ul><li>Charts the course for technology in education through 2020 </li></ul><ul><li>3 Phases </li></ul><ul><li>Includes goals for learners, educators, leaders and infrastructure </li></ul>
  4. 4. Texas STaR Chart <ul><li>School Technology and Readiness Chart </li></ul><ul><li>A tool for planning and assessing </li></ul><ul><li>Aligned with the Long-Range Plan for Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Texas Campus STaR chart </li></ul><ul><li>Texas Teacher STaR chart </li></ul>
  5. 5. Texas Campus STaR Chart addresses <ul><li>Campus technology profiles </li></ul><ul><li>Progress toward meeting the goals of the Long-Range Plan for Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Areas to focus on to meet student needs </li></ul>
  6. 6. How the STaR Chart is Used <ul><li>Create or update district’s technology plan </li></ul><ul><li>Set benchmarks or goals </li></ul><ul><li>Measure student and teacher proficiencies </li></ul><ul><li>To determine funding priorities </li></ul>
  7. 7. Key Areas Rated in the STaR Chart <ul><li>Teaching and Learning </li></ul><ul><li>Educator Preparation & Development </li></ul><ul><li>Leadership, Administration & Instructional Support </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology </li></ul>
  8. 8. Levels of Progress <ul><li>Early Tech </li></ul><ul><li>Developing Tech </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced Tech </li></ul><ul><li>Target Tech </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ogle Elementary STaR Chart Data available at: www.tea.state.tx.us/starchart
  10. 10. Summary <ul><li>The STaR Chart assesses the Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Provides campuses with data to drive technology goals and needs </li></ul><ul><li>Measures student and educator proficiencies </li></ul>
  11. 11. Questions?