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This is an update on MTDA current projects presented at MCEL conference on Oct 17, 2014.

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Mtda update mcel 2014

  1. 1. MTDA Update MCEL October 17, 2014 Ryan Schrenk, Ed.D. –EdReady Montana Project Manager Slides available at: http://www.slideshare.net/rschrenk
  2. 2. Plan for today  History and background of MTDA  Current initiatives and projects  Research and new directions  EdReady Montana information
  3. 3. Serving Montana Students Since 2010!
  4. 4. Dennis Parman, Chair, Deputy Supt. OPI Anthony Lapke Teacher Kalispell PS Joel Graves Principal Lincoln County High School Bryan Duvall Trustee, Geraldine Clay Christian Comm. Higher Education Roberta Evans Dean Coll. Of Ed. UM
  5. 5. Original Credit Credit Recovery Middle School World Language
  6. 6. – Montana Legislature approves $2M funding to start Montana Digital Academy – MTDA opens for student enrollment with 45 courses – Enrollment surpasses 27,000
  7. 7. EdReady Montana Montana Digital Professional Learning Network
  8. 8. MTDA – The only Statewide Virtual School on a University Campus Opens Partnerships Encourages Research Helps Address Transition from K12 to Higher Ed! MTDA = Core MTDA Programs Shape P20 Plus MDPLN and EdReady Montana
  9. 9.  Focus on Helping Students Prepare for Advanced Placement and Dual Enrollment/Credit New High School Advanced Courses Helping Students New to Online Learning Become Comfortable
  10. 10. Photo by Riebart - Creative Commons Attribution License https://www.flickr.com/photos/39911851@N05 Created with Haiku Deck
  11. 11. Photo by alika89 - Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License https://www.flickr.com/photos/28863939@N04 Created with Haiku Deck
  12. 12. VSLA Members 2012-13
  13. 13. 20
  14. 14. Missoula County Public Schools (MCPS)  International Baccalaureate  Thematic Academies  Language Immersion  Professional Learning Communities  Principal Leadership  Graduation Matters 21
  15. 15. Research • Examine current data concerning student success • Examine other models of credit recovery • Examine vendor products and resources from other schools 22 Custom Credit Recovery Project
  16. 16. Develop • Utilize resources from other successful programs (NCVPS) to create a core curriculum • Develop student-centered course model utilize lately LMS technologies from MoodleRooms • Utilize MTDA teacher experts (initially in Earth Science, Algebra I and English I) 23 Custom Credit Recovery Project
  17. 17. Test • Release prototypes to schools and test with select sites • Get student and local site feedback • Ready for wide deployment during Fall 2015 24 Custom Credit Recovery Project
  18. 18. Blended Learning Project  Montana Online Blended Learning for K-12 Educators (MOBL K-12)  Masters-Level Course  PD Opportunity for Teacher/Administrator Teams  Develop Unique Blended Learning Opportunities for Students 25
  19. 19. Setup  Combination of F2F and Online Learning.  Teams of Administrators and Teachers  Create a Blended Learning Project for their classroom or school. 26
  20. 20. Blended Projects (Elementary)  4th Grade Math  4th Grade Science/Math/Measurement  Spanish Immersion Cross-Grade (8th/1st) 27
  21. 21. Middle School  2 (or 3) EdReady Groups  7th Grade Health  English/Language Arts  7th Grade Enrichment on MT History 28
  22. 22. High School  Financial Literacy  Wilderness Music Composition  Alternative School-Wide Program  150 Students  High School Cross Curricular  English/Math/Social Studies 29
  23. 23. Completion  Final F2F Meeting  Celebrate and Share Success  Reception  Final Presentations  What Makes Each Unique  Implement Next Fall 30
  24. 24. Other Research and Edready
  25. 25. College and Career Ready (Information and Discussion) SVSLA - Indianapolis
  26. 26. A Natural Bridge between K-12 and Higher Education • History and experience with NROC • Relationship with middle and high schools in Montana • Unique association with Higher Education through the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences
  27. 27. Washington Foundation Gift to Implement EdReady Montana Three year field test and rollout funding -  $800,000/year for a 3 year total of $2,400,000  All students in 7-12 and higher education eligible to establish EdReady account and utilize the program  Substantial Gates Foundation Funding invested in the development of the NROC EdReady Project
  28. 28. EdReady is a tool… What do I want my students to be ready for?
  29. 29.  High Schools and Middle Schools, Alternative Education Programs  Montana University System UM, MSU, Colleges (4 and 2 Year) and Private and Tribal Colleges and possibly  Adult Learning Centers (Workforce Development)  Military, Incarcerated, Adult Basic Ed. and more
  30. 30. EdReady Montana Is…  Aimed at math (and later English 2015) readiness.  Uses NROC’s Dev Math as a base: (19 Units/59 Topics)
  31. 31. Pilot Testing Results 2013 Developed by NROC Phase 1 Pilot in these states – Montana (4 schools), Oregon, Minnesota, North Carolina and Kentucky Funded by a Gates Foundation Grant
  32. 32. Worked With Math Professors to Identify Units and Topics to Study (set goals)
  33. 33. Customized With over 50 color Assessment Icons combinations, assessments are personalized with student’s school colors. Havre High School Browning High School Fergus High School Sentinel High School Missoula West Yellowstone High School Scobey High School Dawson High School Glendive Plenty Coups High School Pryor
  34. 34. Personalized Goals and Goal Icons
  35. 35. Student Completes Assessment
  36. 36. Detailed Personalized Study Plan
  37. 37. Instructional Design Dev Math Topic of Study
  38. 38. Pilot Outcomes  43 students voluntarily opened an EdReady account completed the program: • 70% increased by 1 ALEKS point • 27% increased by 2 ALEKS points • 3% increased by 3 ALEKS points  86% of students who completed EdReady increased their ALEKS score by at least 1 point … AND qualified to enroll in a higher math course at UM
  39. 39. Saving Time and Money!  43 students skipped 49 courses  Total of 151 credits were “skipped”  …adding up to estimated $31,000 tuition/fees!
  40. 40. Results After Enrollment?  37 of the pilot participants enrolled in a mathematics course in the Fall 2014 term  91% successfully completed their course  Average mathematics grade for these students: B-  UM Freshman overall average mathematics grade: C+
  41. 41. Rollout Plan for Montana Higher Ed., Schools and Students Spring and Summer 2014  Outreach to the 2 year Colleges and Universities  Field tests in several high schools Fall 2014  Large scale rollout to both higher education and secondary schools
  42. 42. Utah State University STEM Action Center Pilot Results  Grade 10 students using EdReady made five times the progress expected in an entire academic year with just 3 months of use (EdReady N=206).
  43. 43. How to find out more  Contact Ryan Schrenk, EdReady Montana Project Manager  406-203-1812  ryan.schrenk@montanadigitalacademy.org  Visit our website to get started: http://edreadymontana.org  Click on Secondary schools and “how to get started for local schools”  Step 1 will set up your account with us  Step 2 sets up customized goals/assessments  From there, you create student accounts and enroll them  That link is here:  http://edreadymontana.org/how-to-get-started-for-local-schools/  Slides available: http://www.slideshare.net/rschrenk
  44. 44. …or will soon!

This is an update on MTDA current projects presented at MCEL conference on Oct 17, 2014.

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