Indistar® District Team Training Description

This training will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at five sites around the state: Salem, Portland, Bend, Medford, and Newport. There is no charge for this training.

Join us as we delve into Indistar®, a web-based tool that will guide your district team as it prepares their next Continuous Improvement Plan (CIP). Hands-on activities will have your district team discussing indicators and CIP requirements while learning to create and monitor the district's CIP using the Indistar® tool. District teams will:
  • Learn about the Indistar® planning tool and effective district planning processes.
  • Input or update district information.
  • Assess indicators to identify where your district is today.
  • Write measurable tasks addressing assessed indicators/objectives.
  • Review school level reports, indicators, objectives and tasks.
  • Utilize a variety of reports for communicating the plan and its progress.
  • Monitor plan implementation and progress on task completion.

Workshop Pre-Requisites:
  1. A district team of 3-5 members representing the various roles of support for the district (e.g., superintendent, curriculum director, special programs including Title I, ELL , Educator Effectiveness, TAG, Special Education, IT).
  2. At least one laptop computer and a power strip per team. Additional computers and iPads may be used.
  3. Options for the team to view what you are working on:
  • Share screen with
  • Download Screenleap extension for Chrome/Gmail.
  • Bring a Projector.
  • Hunker down around a laptop!

Note: An afternoon training session for school teams will follow each distrit training. Space is limited. Anyone planning on attending the afternoon school session MUST also register for that training at: