Tentative Schedule for Mi-STAR Project – Partner University Involvement Prepared March 8, 2015 This tentative schedule has been prepared to provide everyone with a sense of what is planned for the Mi-STAR project. It is important however for users of this schedule to understand that Mi-STAR is an ambitious project and mid-project modifications to the schedule will be necessary. Updated (and dated) versions of this schedule will be issued at the end of each trimester to promote communication. Other opportunities may arise and information about them will be communicated as it becomes available. Please see accompanying detailed information. Types of university collaboration in the Mi-STAR project: • • • • Year The Partner University Collaboration Team (CT) is responsible for coordinating unit development at regional hubs and recruitment of individual faculty participants (and may also serve as curriculum development team members or on-call faculty). This group includes Dr. Jackie Huntoon (MTU), Dr. Steve Mattox (GVSU), Dr. Heather Petcovic (WMU), Dr. Kaz Fujita (MSU), Dr. Tom Kovacs (EMU), and Dr. Mark Francek (CMU). Curriculum Development Team Members* (CDTM) work as part of a teacher team [or teams] on unit development in the summer. On-call Faculty (OCF) are not standing curriculum team members but are available as needed for short consultations on unit development and review. Curriculum Review Team Members* (CRTM) review previously developed curriculum units, providing recommendations for improvement Trimester Spring 2015 Summer Fall Spring 2016 Opportunity for Involvement Anticipated Faculty Time Commitment CT - Development of faculty recruitment materials CT - Coordinate summer hub logistics with school districts CT - Recruit faculty for curriculum development CT – Coordinate summer curriculum development hub logistics CDTM – Participate in unit development 1-2 hours/week 1-2 hours/week 1-2 hours/week 8-10 hours/week at hub 1 week minimum OCF – Consult on unit development 1 to 8 hours CRTM – Conduct review of one or more units OCF – Consult on unit review CRTM – Conduct review of one or more units OCF – Consult on unit review 8 to 16 hours 1 to 2 hours 8 to 16 hours 1 to 2 hours Benefit Offered to Faculty Summer salary/consulting fee Summer salary/consulting fee Summer salary/consulting fee Summer salary/consulting fee $500/day for faculty + post-docs $160/day for doctoral students $62.50/hour for faculty + post-docs $20.00/hour for doctoral students $62.50/hour for faculty + post-docs $20.00/hour for doctoral students $62.50/hour for faculty + post-docs $20.00/hour for doctoral students Summer Fall Spring Additional opportunities for involvement will be made available to contribute to pilot testing and implementation of the curriculum. 2017 Summer Fall *These individuals include faculty, research faculty, postdoctoral scholars, and graduate students in STEM/STEM Education fields.