Each August HCS New Teacher Orientation (NTO) that 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 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.
NTO 2018 slideshow
HCS NTO Calendar 2019 for web