Teachers participating in the STAR Evaluations are required not only to serve as judges on evaluation day (currently the first Sunday in May), but also to serve on a least one STAR team during the school year.
(TL) Team Leader
Purpose: To document the differences between the AIM syllabus and STAR program, and ensure these differences are communicated to STAR participants.
2019 Team Members: Suzanne Givi (TL), Anne Lin
Awards, Certificates & T-Shirts
Purpose: To provide T Shirts, awards, and certificates for students
2019 Team Members: Suzanne Givi (TL), Lisa Rae Vaughan, Becki Lewis, PPTA President for signing
PYCO School of Music Liason
Purpose: To procure the PYCO School of Music venue for Evaluations exams. Also, assign each judge a room for the day and makes the signs for the exam room doors.
2019 Team Members: Anel Montgomery (TL), Sharon Spann
Event Day Scheduling
Purpose: To develop and implement a system for scheduling students and Judges on event day.
2019 Team Members: Marsha Goulding (TL), Cindy Karell, Linda Cordle
Event Day Volunteers
Purpose: Recruits volunteers as needed, prior to the event
2019 Team Members: Kim Jamison (TL), Cindy Karell, Arnel Montgomery
Judging Guidelines & Support
Purpose: To prepare and implement guidelines for STAR Evaluation judges and train and recruit judges for the day of the event (participating teachers are all judges).
2019 Team Members: Ellen Johnson (TL), Charlene Hubbard
Purpose: To make exams available to students who weren’t able to make evaluation day.
2019 Team Members: Devon Jackson (TL), Lisa Rae Vaughn, Sharon Spann
Registration - Teachers & Students
Purpose: To ensure that teachers sign-up their students for the STAR Evaluations program on the Registration Form/Spreadsheet that is currently accessible through a google drive account at email@example.com and to adhere to deadline dates.
2019 Team Members: Charlene Hubbard (TL), Marsha Goulding
Scoring & Tabulation
Purpose: To develop a system for scoring and tabulating exams. This system will be used by volunteers in the tabulation room during event day.
2019 Team Members: Ellen Johnson (TL), Marsha Goulding, Kim Jamison
Purpose: To organize and lead the Star Recital.
2019 Team Members: Jo Ann Wagstaff (TL), Suzanne Givi
Exams & Scoresheets
Purpose: To implement alterations to exams and score sheets. Also, determine number of score sheets needed and bring copies to give to judges on final judges meeting.
2019 Team Members: Jeanette Vollmer (TL), Marsha Goulding
Training & Recruitment
Purpose: To educate new STAR teachers on the STAR program. Communicate the benefits of STAR to new and current PPTA members
2019 Team Members: Marsha Goulding (TL), Suzanne Givi
Fees & Payments
Purpose: To determine and collect monies from registration fees and T-shirt sales. Also, make payment to ISMTA for exams.
2019 Team Members: Cindy Karell (TL), Kim Jamison
Purpose: To ensure the STAR portion of the PPTA website is current.
2019 Members: Marsha Goulding (TL), Jeanette Volmer