SMART Goals are…
- Who?, What?, Where?, When?, Which?, Why?
- How much?, How many?, How will I know when it is accomplished?
- Feasible, Appropriate, Within School’s Control
- Based on results rather than intentions
- Realistic time frame
How to transform a General Goal into a SMART Goal:
General Goal:Improve reading proficiency.
SMART Goal: 3rd Composite Reading Proficiency will increase from 65% to 72% by May 30, 2014 as measured by mCLASS DIBELS
Goal Planning Templates
The goal – what needs to be improved
Strategies to achieve the goal
Who will be responsible
Time frame for each step/activity
Expected outcomes (Evidence)