Priority, Focus, and Emerging Schools, October 24, 2012, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Topic: Integrating Your Title I Schoolwide Plan and Student and School Success Plan Using Indistar.
Staff from OSPI's Title I Office and Student and School Success Office will provide guidance on how school teams can use the Indistar® tool to develop integrate their Student and School Success Action and their Title I Schoolwide Plan. Time will also be provided for questions from the audience. Megan Eliasson and Nate Marciochi from the Office of Student and School Success will also be available to answer technical questions.
Priority, Focus, and Emerging Schools, October 8, 2012, 1 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Topic: Using the Indistar online action planning tool to create and submit your Student and School Success Action Plan.
Indistar Online Action Planning Tool
We are collaborating with the Center on Innovation and Improvement (CII) to align Washington State's Student and School Success Indicators to the set of research-based indicators on CII's Indistar online action planning tool. Indistar® is a web-based system used by 30+ states across the nation. It can be implemented by district and/or school improvement teams to inform, coach, sustain, track, and report improvement activities.
Priority and Focus Schools, September 25, 2012 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Topics: Using your Needs Assessment and other data; creating your Student and School Success Action Plan. Presenters: Candace Gratama, The BERC Group; Greg Lobdell, Center for Educational Effectiveness; Andrew Kelly, Office of Student and School Success.
Emerging Schools, September 25, 2012 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Topics: Conducting your internal Needs Assessment and using data provided by Center for Educational Effectiveness. Presenters: Candace Gratama, The BERC Group; Greg Lobdell, Center for Educational Effectiveness; Andrew Kelly, Office of Student and School Success.
ESEA Flexibility Request: Background, Highlights of Principles 1 – 3, School Identification, Requirements, & Supports & Services
This webinar was to support superintendents and their principals with Priority, Focus, and Emerging Schools. The webinar includes criteria used to identify each group of schools, (reward, priority, focus, and emerging); review and explain expectations, requirements, and supports and services; and provide guidance and clarify requirements with respect to Title I funding and other available resources; and answer questions. A recording of the July 19 webinar and PowerPoint is below:
Initial Action Planning Process Webinar
This webinar described the process to create an initial action plan. Examples were offered for “high-leverage” actions and outlined available resources to support an initial action plan. Additionally, next steps with iGrants were explained. The recording of the August 22nd webinar and PowerPoint is below: