Orientation 2022

Each August HCS New Teacher Orientation (NTO) marks the beginning of the Teacher Induction Process for newly-hired 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 strategies.

New to Profession and New To HCS teachers will receive information about:

  • Introduction to HCS mission, vision, core values, goals, and expectations.

  • Access to resources for curriculum and instruction.

  • Resources and benefits available to HCS employees.

  • Policies and procedures that are relevant to professional responsibilities.