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KEYS TO SUCCESS ******* ALASKA STEPP & OUR STATE EDUCATION AGENCY Steps Toward Educational Progress and Partnerships. Liaison Team - Alaska STEPP Users Communication & Support - Indistar Shepherd . ALASKA STEPP AND THE NEW STATE ACCOUTABILITY SYSTEM.

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KEYS TO SUCCESS*******ALASKA STEPP & OUR STATE EDUCATION AGENCYSteps Toward Educational Progress and Partnerships

Liaison Team - Alaska STEPP Users

Communication & Support - Indistar Shepherd


Alaska stepp and the new state accoutability system
ALASKA STEPP AND THE NEW STATE ACCOUTABILITY SYSTEM

  • Transition of Alaska STEPP users from 27 districts using the tool to varying degrees, to all 1, 2, and 3 Star schools using it to submit School Improvement Plans

  • Created Department Liaisons to assist individual schools in transition

    • Departmental point-of-contact for assistance and clarification

    • Provide feedback (and approval) of STEPP plan

    • Emphasize healthy school-improvement-process

  • Differentiated support for differentiated users

Shepherd’s support helped us understand the Indicators’ relationship to School Improvement Planning


Schools using alaska stepp
SCHOOLS USING ALASKA STEPP

3 STAR SCHOOLS

  • District provides oversight of STEPP Plan

    1 & 2 STAR SCHOOLS

  • Department provides process support and feedback(not approval)

  • Focused on planning and on depth of process

    Priority & Focus Schools

  • Must consider and address 7 Turnaround Principles

  • Crosswalked with 12 Indicators (KEY)

  • Department approves plans – process and content


Liaison weekly meeting agenda
LIAISON WEEKLY MEETING AGENDA

Shepherd’s support helped us understand the tool.

  • Policy developments

  • Timeline for upcoming liaison work

  • Review of indicator “exemplar” – calibrating

  • School-level questions and feedback


Communication support
COMMUNICATION & SUPPORT

Webinars and Online Information

  • Returning users, new users, and district staff

  • Power Point – What is Alaska STEPP

  • Indicator Information

  • Manual

    Language

  • Draft Letters

  • Vocabulary – explicitly supportive, clarifying new regulations, focused on processes of school improvement

  • One-on-one phone calls to principals

Shepherd’s support helped us understand the Indicators’ relationship to School Improvement Planning


Communication support1
COMMUNICATION & SUPPORT

PROCESS & CONTENT RUBRICS

  • Modeled after processes on STEPP

  • Created draft revisions

  • Evaluated scoring norms

  • Added a table for Focus & Priority schools – 7 Turnaround Principles, Key Indicators, Comments




Process and content rubrics
PROCESS AND CONTENT RUBRICS

  • 1 & 2 Star Schools

  • Provides feedback on processes

  • Shows Areas for strengthening

  • Ensures plan has been submitted

  • Priority& Focus Schools

  • Provides feedback on processes

  • Used to offer comments

  • Ensures plan meets approval


Indistar shepherd
INDISTAR SHEPHERD

Communication: phone calls, in person, audio conference, emails.

  • Unpack the Indicators

  • Brainstorm for the Rubrics

  • State of AK changes to the Tool

  • Flagging Indicators

  • Indistar updates to the Tool


Alaska eed contacts
ALASKA EED CONTACTS

Brad Billings - School Recognition & Support, Administrator

Phone: 907-465-8720

Email: [email protected]

Patricia Farren - School Recognition & Support, Education Specialist

Phone: 907-465-2892

Email: [email protected]

Sheila Box – School Recognition & Support, Education Specialist

Phone: 907-465-8743

Email: [email protected]

For copies of exemplars, or other information contained in this presentation, please contact an EED representative.


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