CrosswindsHigh School<br />Texas STaR Chart: <br />What It Means<br /> for <br />Campus Technology<br />
Today, we will learn:<br />WHAT is the Texas STaR Chart?<br />WHO does it effect?<br />WHY is it important to Crosswinds?<br />WHEN and WHERE should we use our STaR<br /> Chart data ?<br />HOW do we make the STaR Chart data <br />work for us?<br />
Texas STAR Chart<br />An online tool designed for use in technology planning, budgeting for resources and evaluation of progress in local technology projects<br />Produces an annual profile of your campus’ status toward reaching the goals of the Long Range Plan for Technology (LRPT) and No Child Left Behind (NCLB)<br />The profile places campuses at one of our levels of progress in each key area of the LRPT: <br />Early Tech, Developing Tech, <br /> Advanced Tech or Target Tech<br />
Students use technology to acquire information, produce technology projects, and problem-solve.
Administrators create a solid campus plan that provides a solid technology infrastructure and ensure educator preparation by securing time for ongoing staff development opportunities.</li></li></ul><li>Putting Data to Use<br />Crosswinds received an Advanced Tech classification <br />in <br />ALL <br />4 <br />areas!!<br />Click here for STaR Chart Data<br />
Putting Data to Use (cont’d)<br />To create/ update the campus’ technology plan<br />To set benchmarks and goals<br />To measure student & teacher proficiencies with regard to technology integration<br />To determine funding priorities & apply for grants<br />To track progress of No Child Left Behind<br />
Students are our future.Education will be their compass.Technology will be their guiding light!<br />