Prepare to Launch Your Legacy - 2018
This page provides information on new teacher and new hire training for the Summer of 2018 and the start of the 2018-2019 school year.
Katy ISD is committed to ongoing professional learning that supports staff members in acquiring and maintaining skills necessary to support the teaching and learning process.
Launch Your Legacy Week for New Hires
Launch Your Legacy Week provides foundational training for new teachers and teachers new to Katy ISD.
|Launch Your Legacy: New Teachers||Recommended for New Teachers (New to the profession- experienced teachers new to Katy also welcome.) ||Monday, July 30 - |
Tuesday, July 31
|Education Service Center|
|New Teacher Technology Academy||Recommended for New Teachers and New to District ||Wednesday, August 1 |
|Tompkins High School |
|New Teacher District Orientation || Required for New Teachers and New to District||Thursday, August 2|
|To be Announced|
|New Teacher Campus Orientation||Required for New Teachers and New to District||Friday, August 3 |
Summer Professional Development
New hires are encouraged to attend professional development sessions during the summer.
Accessing and Registering for Professional Development
Teachers in Katy ISD access professional development opportunities through Eduphoria Workshop . New hires may request access to Eduphoria .
T-TESS Teacher Orientation
T-TESS Teacher Orientation is required for all teachers. New hires who have not received T-TESS Orientation will select one of the following Summer T-TESS training opportunities. New hires who completed T-TESS Orientation in a previous district will send certificates of T-TESS training to Nicole Zwahr, Professional Learning Coordinator. Time and location information is available in Eduphoria Workshop.
|June T-TESS Orientation||July T-TESS Orientation||August T-TESS Orientation|
|Tuesday, June 5|
Wednesday, June 6
Thursday, June 14
Tuesday, June 19
Tuesday, June 26
|Tuesday, July 10 |
Thursday, July 19
Tuesday, July 31
|Monday, August 6|
Transferring CPE Hours
Professional development credit hours may be transferred from previous districts if records were stored in Eduphoria. To transfer hours, contact previous district for a .wxe file from Eduphoria. Email the file and request for transfer of hours to Candace Jorgensen .