New Hire Week Information


August 14

August 15

August 16

August 17

August 18


New Employee Campus Day

New Employee District Day

New Employee Curriculum Day

Work Day

August Required Curriculum Professional Learning Day

(August Trade Day*)


(Click link to register)

8:00 - 11:00

PM - Check with campus

8:00 - 11:30

1:00 - 4:00

8:00 - 4:00

Work Day

*This date is not eligible for November trade.


8:30 - 4:00


(Click link for directions)

AM - Purnell Support Center

PM - Assigned Campuses

AM - Lewisville HS

PM - Purnell Support Center

Purnell Support Center

Purnell Support Center


*This date is not eligible for November trade.


will be served

Email professionallearning@lisd.net for dietary restrictions by 8/7/17

*This date is not eligible for November trade.

This date is not eligible for August or November trade credit.

*Diagnosticians 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.

Back to School Professional Learning / Work Days

Click the time to register in Eduphoria. Click the location for a map.

August 21

August 22

August 23

August 24

August 25




Work Day on Assigned Campus

Work Day on Assigned Campus

Other Information

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.

Obtaining Technology

Diagnosticians receive a laptop from the Special Education department.

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.  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 professionallearning@lisd.net.  

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.