OPGES Student Growth

Published: 10/9/2014 11:28 AM

 

​All Other Professionals will develop Student Growth Goals based on their individual caseloads.  Student Growth along with an educator's Overall Professional Practice Rating determine's an educator's Overall Performance Rating.

 

Local Growth Contribution:

Student Growth Goals

 

Step 1: Identifying Enduring Skills
The foundation of a quality student growth goal is identifying enduring skills/learning, concepts and processes. These resources are designed to assist districts and schools in the process of developing quality student growth goals.
 
Enduring Skills PowerPoint Comes with extensive, detailed notes. Using those notes and the guide together, a facilitator can successfully lead teachers through this process.
 
Facilitator’s Guide A facilitation guide describing how to facilitate a session using the ‘Process for Identifying the Enduring Skills for your Content Area’ PowerPoint.
 
 
Librarian Media Specialist Enduring Skills Resources

AASL Library Media Student Standards 

AASL Learning Standard to Common Core Standards Crosswalk

Guidance Counselor Enduring Skills Resources

ASCA Student Standards 

Speech Pathologist Enduring Skills Resources

ASHA Performance Assessment of Contributions and Effectiveness of Speech-Language Pathologists

KDE ELA Standards Crosswalk

This list gives a starting point, but is not intended to be exhaustive.
 
Instructional Coach Enduring Skills Resources
These lists give a starting point, but they are not intended to be exhaustive lists. 

For additional support see the standards used in the Instructional Coaches field.

School Psychologists Enduring Skills Resources

School psychologists will use standards from the NASP model as well as other relevant standards that apply to the students they serve.

More details are being examined during the pilot and will be updated as they are developed.

Step 2: Assessing Enduring Skills
and Establishing a Baseline
Assessing Enduring Skills Powerpoint Guides teachers to articulate what proficiency in an enduring skill looks like at a given grade level and helps teachers Identify appropriate assessments available or that need to be developed.
 
Establishing a Baseline Powerpoint Supports teachers in determining how multiple sources of evidence can contribute to a baseline score for goal-setting for student growth.
 
Establishing a Baseline Handouts Powerpoint format! Handouts to accompany the above powerpoint.
 
Assurances to Guide District Assessment Provides guidance to ensure the assessments chosen to establish a baseline for Student Growth Goals provide rigor and comparability.
 
 
Step 3: The Student Growth Goal Process
Every teacher in Kentucky will develop a student growth goal (SGG) to be used as the local contribution of student growth in PGES.
 
Goal Setting for Student Growth Process 1 Pager Gives a visual overview of the process.
 
Student Growth Overview Powerpoint Explains why Student Growth is included in PGES and gives an overview of the Student Growth Goal Setting process.
 
Step 1-Determining Needs Powerpoint Dives deeply into the first step in the Student Growth Goal Setting Process.
 
Step 2-Creating Goals Using the SMART Process Powerpoint Dives deeply into the second step in the Student Growth Goal Setting Process.
 
OPGES Think and Plan Tool Planning tool mentioned in the above powerpoint that guides Other Professionals through the Student Growth Goal Setting process and prepares them to enter their goals in EDS.
 
Think and Plan Tool Guidance Video In this short video, Kevin Stull explains how to use the Think and Plan Tool in detail.
 
Think and Plan Tool Example-Guidance Counselor A sample document that illustrates what a completed Think and Plan Tool will look like for an Other Professional. The Think and Plan Tool is a valuable tool in helping the Other Professional plan out the student needs, enduring skills and other elements of creating a Student Growth Goal. The Think and Plan Tool should be completed before writing the goal in EDS.
 
OPGES Student Growth Goal Form Final These forms are intended for practice, or as a back up measure for the OPGES Pilot in case an Other Professional is having difficulty accessing CIITS/EDS.
 
Goal Setting Process for Student Growth in CIITS This video explains how to enter a Student Growth Goal in EDS.
 
Sample Student Growth Rigor Rubric A sample document provides insight on the rigor of student growth goals.
 
Sample Student Growth Goals Document containing sample goals from different content areas and grade levels.
 
Other Professional Sample Student Growth Goals Document currently cotains sample goals for Library Media Specialists.  Sample goals for other areas will be added as they are developed.
 
Steps 3, 4, and 5- Strategies, Monitoring and Goal Attainment Powerpoint Dives deeply into ensuring strategies for ensuring Student Growth Goals are met.
 
OPGES Student Growth Goals for Coaching Conversations This document contains goals that have been annotated with questions and comments that would guide a principal and other professional through a conversation around the goal.  The goals are not examples of goals that can be used as is.  They are samples of incomplete or first draft goals that need further development.
 
Student Growth Goals for Coaching Conversations This document contains goals that have been annotated with questions and comments that would guide a principal and teacher through a conversation around the goal. The goals are not examples of goals that can be used as is. They are samples of incomplete or first draft goals that need further development.
 
Writing Student Growth Goals in Additional Settings This resource provides descriptions and examples of the Student Growth Goal process for teachers on teams with flexible grouping, who serve as behavior interventionists, credit recovery teachers and other roles.
 
Student Growth Scenarios Collection Provides several scenarios that will encourage conversation around the Student Growth process.
 
Student Growth Scenarios-CTE Provides two scenarios that will encourage conversation around the Student Growth process in the CTE context.
 
 

Assessment Literacy &

Student Growth Goal-Setting

Assessment Literacy & Student Growth Goal-Setting Powerpoint This PowerPoint describes the assessment literacy practices that are not only embedded within the goal setting for student growth process but also serves as a guide when thinking about the larger role assessments play in the teaching and learning cycle. Having a better understanding of effective assessment practices is critical in the student growth goal-setting process. Additionally, having this understanding will help you to demonstrate best assessment practices as articulated in the Framework for Teaching.
 

OPGES Student Growth Decision Rules This chart will help determine what standards or related goals Other Professionals should use to determine their Student Growth Goals.

 

Amy Jacobs
Office of Next-Generation Learners
Division of Next-Generation Professionals
500 Mero Street, 19th Floor CPT
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-1479
Fax (502) 564-6470