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Professional Development

Professional Development

District Offerings

You can register for In-District professional development using Eduphoria’s Workshop. Click on the Workshop tab to see and register for courses.  Click HERE to access Eduphoria.

District Mandated e-Courses

The following are required e-courses for all staff each year.  You will be automatically enrolled in these classes.

  • Blood-borne Pathogens Employee Training

  • CHAMPS Update (for all returning teachers)  New teachers will attend face-to-face training

  • Child Abuse & Neglect Awareness

  • Technology Policies & Procedures

  • Confidentiality: Professional Development for Educators Serving Students with Disabilities

Excellence in Education Conference

The Excellence in Education Conference is held annually during beginning of the year in-service.   This conference features sessions designed and presented by our own TISD staff members.  It provides an opportunity to showcase and highlight the innovative instructional strategies that are being implemented across the district.  

Exchange Days

Instructional Staff (187 day contract) must complete 12 hours of approved professional development prior to the start of contract.  Your principal or supervisor may direct you to participate in specific staff development sessions in order to meet the exchange day requirements. See the attachments to the right for the current offerings.

Teachers New to Temple ISD

Teachers new to TISD can receive a stipend, obtain a Chromebook (if applicable), and attend Google Apps training during the summer.  See the document to the right. 

Campus Offerings

Many of the TISD trainings are offered at the campus level. Instructional Coaches, Campus Technology Liaisons, Instructional Technology Specialists provide on campus support.