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.


Check the week's attendance here!

  1. Welcome to HCS Day Monday, August 14, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  2. Learning Environment Day Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  3. CIA HQ and Teacher Evaluation Day Wednesday August 16, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  4. Brand New Teachers Day Thursday August 17, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  5. Monday August 20, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  6. (Self-Contained SpEd and Elementary) Tuesday August 21, 2017 Sign in link, Survey link
  7. Tech Session sign in http://bit.ly/2updayC

**If you want to leave tech feedback, include in the comments sections for Mon or Tue (depending on what day you attended.)