You can recreate the Home Base Planning/Implementation Workshop for your own district or school by following this PowerPoint presentation and using the documents it references. Short videos shared in these sessions are:
Introducing PowerTeacher 7.0n
Assessment Admin Discovery Questionnaire
This questionnaire can help LEAs/charters think about key points to evaluate how prepared they are to implement Home Base at the district level.
Classrooms Discovery Questionnaire
This questionnaire can help LEAs/charters think about key points to evaluate how prepared they are to implement Home Base at the classroom level.
Kickoff Planning Tool May 2013
This Excel document aims to help LEAs/charter schools work through functional self-assessment in preparation for Home Base. It may require participation by several team members to answer functionality questions. Be sure to click on the + to see the list of functionalities for each component.
These questions are intended to spur thinking about Home Base as part of the exploration phase of implementation.
School and District Data Discovery Questionnaire
Eight key questions to look at school and district data as schools prepare to implement Home Base.
Educator Effectiveness Implementation Guide
Detailed guidelines, training information for LEAs/charters to prepare to use the new Home Base tool for educator evaluation, educator effectiveness for 2013-14.
Communication Ideas for Your LEA
Ideas and activities for communicating Home Base with an area to brainstorm your own
Next Steps for Planning for Home Base
While Home Base kicks off in July 2013, the NCDPI and Pearson are offering follow-up support via a combination of webinars and regional face-to-face meetings during 2013-14. This lists sample topics.