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Texas STaR Chart

  1. 1. Texas STaR Chart What is it? How does it impact you as an educator? How does it impact HMS’s campus?
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Definition of Texas STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>What the Texas STaR Chart means to you as an educator and to HMS </li></ul><ul><li>Vision 2020 </li></ul><ul><li>Links to Important Background Information </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose of the Texas STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose of the Texas STaR Chart (continued) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Agenda (continued) <ul><li>Areas of Focus </li></ul><ul><li>Link to Campus STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Henderson Middle School’s Campus STaR Chart Ratings </li></ul><ul><li>Key Areas of Progress According to Texas STaR Chart </li></ul><ul><li>Campus Statewide Summary 2007-2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion </li></ul>
  4. 4. Definition of Texas STaR Chart <ul><li>It is … </li></ul><ul><ul><li>S chool T echnology a nd R eadiness (STaR) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a teacher tool for self-assessment and planning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>aligned with the Long-Range Plan for Technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a tool which was implemented in 2006 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>a tool with a vision … Vision 2020 </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Texas STaR Chart … What it means to you and HMS <ul><li>A rubric educators must complete each school year </li></ul><ul><li>SBEC collects, disaggregates, and disseminates data to schools </li></ul><ul><li>Tied to technology goals, </li></ul><ul><li>budgeting, and evaluation </li></ul><ul><li>of progress towards </li></ul><ul><li>meeting Vision 2020 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Vision 2020 <ul><li>The Long-Range Plan for </li></ul><ul><li>Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Four Key Areas: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching and Learning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational Preparation and Development </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Links to Important Background Information <ul><li>Vision 2020 is based on the Technology Applications Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) </li></ul><ul><li>No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part D </li></ul><ul><li>Chapter 74 of Texas Education Code (TEC) </li></ul><ul><li>Chapter 126 of the Texas Education Code (TEC) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Purpose of Texas STaR Chart <ul><li>Technology standards are required for all novice teachers and are recommended for all experienced Texas teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Improving the levels of technology integration ensures best practices in instruction and learning for all students </li></ul><ul><li>Current educational technology and development is mandated </li></ul>
  9. 9. Purpose of Texas STaR Chart (continued) <ul><li>Knowledge of online learning, technology resources, instructional support, and planning are required </li></ul><ul><li>Schools must demonstrate evidence that they are making progress in meeting the goals of The Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020 </li></ul><ul><li>AKA: Vision 2020 </li></ul>
  10. 10. Areas of Focus <ul><li>Online Learning </li></ul><ul><li>Patterns of Classroom Use </li></ul><ul><li>Content Area Connections </li></ul><ul><li>Frequency and Design of the Instructional Setting Utilizing Digital Content </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Applications (TA TEKS) and Implementation (TAC Chapter 126) </li></ul><ul><li>Student Mastery of Technology Applications TEKS </li></ul>
  11. 11. Henderson Middle School’s Campus STaR Chart Ratings
  12. 12. Key Areas of Progress According to Texas STaR Chart <ul><li>How does Henderson Middle School Rate? </li></ul><ul><li>Early Tech (6-8) </li></ul><ul><li>Developing Tech (9-14) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching & Learning (HMS) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educator Preparation and Development (HMS) </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Key Areas of Progress According to Texas STaR Chart (continued) <ul><li>Advanced Tech (15-20) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Leadership, Administration, and Instructional Support (HMS) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for Technology (HMS) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Target Tech (21-24) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Campus Statewide Summary 2007-2008
  15. 15. Conclusion <ul><li>Integration of technology is required by NCLB (No Child Left Behind, Title II, Part D) </li></ul><ul><li>Focus … differentiation of assignments for 21 st Century learners utilizing technology </li></ul><ul><li>Campuses must achieve Target Tech status by the year 2020 (AKA: Vision 2020) </li></ul><ul><li>Texas STaR Chart … Rubric to assess a campus’s integration of technology </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers must complete Campus Texas STaR Chart yearly </li></ul><ul><li>Campus Texas STaR Chart results guide district and campuses in technology planning </li></ul>

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