Years experience does not include years as a student teacher, substitute, or educational aide.

New Hire Week Information


August 14

August 15

August 16

August 17

August 18


AM - New Employee Campus Day

PM - LEAD training

New Employee District Day

New Employee Curriculum Day

New Employee First Year Teacher Day

August Required Curriculum Professional Learning Day

(August Trade Day*)


(Click link to register)

AM - Consult Eduphoria Workshop for the exact time.

PM - 12:30 - 2:00 


2:30 - 4:00

8:00 - 4:00

Consult Eduphoria Workshop for the exact time & location for your subject area.

This counts for August trade credit.

All elementary Language Arts teachers of record must attend 6 hours in addition to today’s learning.  Click here for more info.

Teachers with at least 1 full year of teaching experience do not need to attend.

(Years experience does not include years as a student teacher, substitute, or educational aide.)


Consult Eduphoria Workshop for the exact time & location for your subject area.


(Click link for directions)

AM - Your Campus

PM - Bolin Admin Building, Room D 

(LEAD training)

Lewisville HS


Choose ONE LEAD session to attend if you haven’t attended at an earlier date.  If you attended this earlier, you may stay at your campus orientation or go home.


will be served

Click HERE to sign up for afternoon sessions.

Email for dietary restrictions by 8/7/17

Report directly to your room.  Click HERE to view room assignments.

*Teachers who have not previously received this credit by attending a summer session designated with the “August Required Curriculum Professional Learning Day” credit must attend a session on this day.  Click here for more info.

*Dyslexia teachers will also attend 9 summer trainings days.  Check Eduphoria Workshop for dates. Dyslexia teachers contact Trish Ryherd ( with questions.

Back to School Professional Learning / Work Days

August 21

August 22

August 23

August 24

August 25

Campus Day**

Campus Day**

Campus Day**

Work Day**

Work Day**

**Principals may determine the order.

Other Information

LEAD Training

LEAD is the Lewisville ISD developed teacher goal-setting and evaluation system.  All teachers new to the profession and new to teaching in LISD must attend a 1.5 hour LEAD training prior to or on Monday, August 14 at Bolin.  Check Eduphoria for available dates and times.

Compliance Training

All LISD employees will need to complete the Online Compliance Course by September 12, 2017.   Here is the link to the course.  The course opens on June 1, 2017.  Please view the Annual Required Compliance Training Document for detailed information.


Thinking Maps

All campuses in LISD have received Thinking Maps training.  Discuss with your principal if this summer is the appropriate time for you to attend a Thinking Maps training. Click here for dates and more information.

Obtaining Technology

You will receive an email indicating a date for technology pick-up.  At that time you will receive a MacBook (and possibly an iPad depending on your position).  You are still able to attend professional learning sessions before receiving your technology.  You may bring your personal device.  Please know that you may not have access to certain systems during the training.  If you have any questions regarding technology distribution, please contact Sandy Morris at


Hire Date

Pick Up Date

Pick Up Times

Pick Up Location

Prior to June 30

July 11

8:30 - 11:00 am

1:00 - 3:30 pm

Bolin Admin Center – Room ABC

1565 Main St.

Lewisville, TX 75067

June 30 - July 12

July 25

8:30 - 11:00 am

1:00 - 3:30 pm

Lewisville High School - Library

1098 W. Main St.

Lewisville, TX 75067

July 13 - August 8

August 11

8:30 - 11:00 am

1:00 - 3:30 pm

Bolin Admin Center – Room ABC

1565 Main St.

Lewisville, TX 75067

August 8 - 14

August 14

4:00 - 6:00 pm

Lewisville High School - Room C106

1098 W. Main St.

Lewisville, TX 75067

If hired after August 14th, please contact your campus technician to arrange for technology.

Trade Credits

August trade - You need 6 August trade credits (August Required Curriculum Professional Learning credits.)  These may be obtained by attending your curriculum area’s session on Friday, August 18, or you may attend a session in your curriculum area that is designated as having this credit attached prior to this date.  (It must have AUGUST in the title.)  Obtaining this credit prior to August 18 will allow you to stay home on this day. Click here for more August trade info.

November trade - You need 12 November trade credits.  These credits are for learning that you attend outside of your contract to replace November 20 and 21, 2017, since you will be off on these dates.  Attending new hire week will fulfill these credits for you for 2017-18.  Click here for more November trade info.


Eduphoria Workshop

Once you receive an email with your LISD username and password, you should be able to use it to log-in to Eduphoria within 24 hours. Feel free to check periodically within the day / evening.  Here is the link to Eduphoria.  

Click here for instructions on how to:

Access Eduphoria

Complete the Eduphoria Profile

Register for Eduphoria Workshop Courses

If you would like to attend a course before receiving your login information, email  

For New Hire week courses, register if you can, but if not, you do not need to notify Professional Learning.  Simply attend and sign in, and Professional Learning will register you when your account becomes active.