Orientation Week

Each August HCS New Teacher Orientation (NTO) that marks the beginning of the Teacher Induction Process for new and certificated instructional staff.
  • Begin to establish positive relationships with HCS staff who provide support and resources.
  • Deepen understanding of effective strategies for creating a positive classroom environment and establishing positive relationships with students that increase student engagement and responsibility. 
  • Identify and engage in essential instructional planning and delivery information. 
New to Profession and New To HCS teachers will receive information about:
  • Access to resources for curriculum and instruction.
  • Resources and benefits available to HCS employees.
  • Policies and procedures relevant to their professional responsibilities.
  • Ongoing induction activities