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Week 2 PowerPoint

  1. 1. Texas STaR Chart Midway High School
  2. 2. Items To Be Discussed <ul><li>What is a STaR Chart? </li></ul><ul><li>Why is it necessary? </li></ul><ul><li>What does it tell us? </li></ul><ul><li>How can it be used? </li></ul><ul><li>How are we doing as a campus? </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is a STaR Chart? <ul><li>S chool T echnology a nd R eadiness </li></ul><ul><li>More information at </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Online resource tool for assessment of district and campus efforts to integrate technology across the curriculum </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Completed by teachers in each content area </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Why is it necessary? <ul><li>No Child Left Behind (NCLB) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Requires teachers to be technology literate and integrate technology across curriculum </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Texas Long-Range Plan for Technology 2006-2020 (LRPT) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sets standards and goals for technology across the curriculum </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. What does it tell us? <ul><li>Provides a profile of a campus’ status towards reaching goals of LRPT and NCLB in four key areas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching and Learning (TL) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educator Preparation and Development (EP) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support (L) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology (INF) </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. How can it be used? <ul><li>To update the district’s technology plan </li></ul><ul><li>To conceptualize campus and district vision of technology </li></ul><ul><li>To set benchmarks and goals </li></ul><ul><li>To measure teacher and student proficiencies </li></ul><ul><li>To determine funding priorities </li></ul>
  7. 7. Results for Midway High School <ul><li>Teaching and Learning </li></ul>
  8. 8. Results for Midway High School <ul><li>Educator Preparation and Development </li></ul>
  9. 9. Results for Midway High School <ul><li>Leadership, Administration and Instructional Support </li></ul>
  10. 10. Results for Midway High School <ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology </li></ul>
  11. 11. Summary of Results <ul><li>Teaching and Learning saw no gains over the three year period; </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2008-2009 Classification: Developing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Educator Preparation and Development had a one point increase from 2006-2007 to 2007-2008, then remained steady; </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2008-2009 Classification: Developing </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Summary of Results <ul><li>Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support increased from 2006-2007 to 2007-2008, then decreased from 2008-2009 to its lowest point ; </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2008-2009 Classification: Developing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology Development had a one point increase from 2006-2007 to 2007-2008, then remained steady; </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2008-2009 Classification: Advanced </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. What does this mean? <ul><li>Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support has dropped in classification and is the area in biggest need of improvement </li></ul>
  14. 14. What does this mean? <ul><li>Teaching and Learning and Educator Preparation and Development need to be strengthened to move from Developing Tech to Advanced Tech then Targeted Tech </li></ul>
  15. 15. Resources for more information <ul><li>Texas STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Texas Long_Range Plan for Technology 2006-2020 </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Applications TEKS </li></ul>