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IVHS Summer 2009 PD - What’s Your IVHS Story?

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Barbour, M. K. (2009, June). What’s your IVHS story? Presentation at the Illinois Virtual High School Summer Meeting, Springfield, IL.

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IVHS Summer 2009 PD - What’s Your IVHS Story?

  1. 1. What’s Your IVHS Story? Michael K. BarbourWayne State University & Illinois Virtual High School
  2. 2. My IVHS Journey
  3. 3. IVHS?!?
  4. 4. 1999-2000
  5. 5. 23 October 1999Hello there, I teach AP European History in an online environment withthe Centre for Advanced Placement Education in Bonavista,Newfoundland.[stuff about CAPE program deleted]I’m currently interested in partnering with another AP European Historyclass to join the online discussion forum with my students. As you canimagine, a discussion between the three students and myself is started toget limited and we are only two months into the school year.[more stuff about what I was looking for deleted]If you are interested, please contact at the e-mail address above.MKB
  6. 6. 23 October 1999
  7. 7. 23 October 1999
  8. 8. Connection to Illinois Begins October 1999
  9. 9. Connection to Illinois Begins October 1999
  10. 10. Students Figured It Out TooYou know sir, those people in Normalaren’t really that Normal. Is everyone from Illinois like that?
  11. 11. IVHS Beginnings April-May 2000
  12. 12. Move to Georgia August 2003
  13. 13. Involvement Changes October 2005
  14. 14. First Visit to Illinois for IVHS February 2007 http://www.flickr.com/photos/choconancy/2776742146/
  15. 15. Move to Ontario July 2007
  16. 16. AP European History1999-2000 -> World Crossing discussion form2000-01 -> Knowledge Forum activities2001-02 -> Created & started teaching IVHS course2002-03 -> Added quizzes & started using Elluminate2003-04 -> Flash and Java applets added by Aventa Learning, Inc.2004-05 -> Added PowerPoint games2005-06 -> Added HippoCampus2006-07 -> Added European History Podcasts2007-08 -> Added United Streaming Taken from a presentation made to the Illinois Online Conference
  17. 17. History of State-wide Virtual Schools 1994 Utah 1996 Hawaii 1997 Florida 1999 Alabama California (UCCP) 2000 Kentucky Lousianna Michigan North Dakota West Virginia Wisconsin 2001 Illinois New Mexico 2002 Colorado Idaho Maryland Mississippi
  18. 18. History of State-wide Virtual Schools 1994 Utah 1996 Hawaii 1997 Florida 1999 Alabama California (UCCP) 2000 Kentucky Lousianna Michigan North Dakota West Virginia Wisconsin 2001 Illinois New Mexico 2002 Colorado Idaho Maryland Mississippi
  19. 19. School Comparison IVHS MVHS LVS KVS AOH/AA1999-2000 18 40 2000-01 33 101 20 - - 2001-02 76 194 40 31 ~300 2002-03 162 311 97 55 361 2003-04 195 380 145 78 546 2004-05 227 476 175 90 - 2005-06 217 672 200 147 101 2006-07 226 1049 229 147 194 2007-08 227 1100 240 154 299 2008-09 221 - 260 150 371 # of High Schools ~920 ~1600* ~300 ~305 ~405
  20. 20. Student Comparison IVHS MVHS LVS AVHS KVS AOH/AA1999-2000 100 40 2000-01 97 676 130 81 212 - 2001-02 412 2303 340 310 - ~300 2002-03 1232 5299 1263 218 - 361 2003-04 1960 6805 2189 948 536 546 2004-05 3249 5277 2228 1333 513 ~1450 2005-06 2739 6874 2800 1699 682 4382 2006-07 2935 8934 4233 2132 826 9508 2007-08 4314 12477 4800 2832 903 22,264 2008-09 3024 15552 ~6500 3303 789 - # of High School ~615,000 ~525,000 ~190,000 ~135,000 ~190,000 ~210,000 Students
  21. 21. Course Comparison IVHS MVHS LVS AVHS KVS AOH/AA1999-2000 6 - 2000-01 12 17 12 7 - - 2001-02 58 27 20 - 46 - 2002-03 90 133 24 - - 8 2003-04 98 137 28 - 53 17 2004-05 94 162 30 52 55 32 2005-06 95 190 30 35 74 59 2006-07 99 251 36 35 68 77 2007-08 106 206 52 - 66 115 2008-09 115 - 58 50 68 -
  22. 22. Our SuccessesFrom Spring 2001 to Fall 2008• 17,995 semester course enrollments• 17,854 enrollments taken for credit (141 taken for enrichment)• 13,620 credit courses completed with passing grade• 4,217 credit courses not completed• 17 grades were still pending• Current Completion Rate: 76.4% Taken from Matt’s presentation at the February meeting
  23. 23. What’s your IVHS story?

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