2018-2019 Licensed Staff Orientation Schedule
2018-2019 Licensed Staff Orientation Schedule
Posted on 06/21/2018
  • Each year, BCS holds a multi-day orientation for their licensed staff.  Please review the information below, including the participant requirements, to determine which day(s) you need to attend. 
    Location: BCS Administrative Services Building (use entrance 'A').
    Time: 8:30am - 3:30pm
    Orientation Schedule:
    • DAY 1- Monday, August 13, 2018
      Focus: Beginning Teacher Support Program
      Participant count: approximately 60-80
      Lunch: Provided

    • DAY 2- Wednesday, August 15, 2018
      Focus: BT Curriculum and Instruction (with Directors, Specialists & Coaches)
      Participant count: approximately 60-80 
      Lunch: On your own 

    • DAY 3- Thursday, August 16, 2018
      Focus: Blending Educational Strategies Together (BEST) and Digital Learning collaboration (with Digital Learning Facilitators & Instructional Coaches). This training will prepare teachers and staff to fully integrate technology into the classroom. All teachers must attend a full day of BEST 1:1 training followed by 30+ hours of professional development over a 2 year period.  If you choose not to attend this day of training, you will be required to attend another day designated during the school year.
      Participant count: approximately 130-150
      Lunch: On your own

    • DAY 4- Monday, August 20, 2018
      Focus: Mission & Vision, Human Resources & Policies, School Safety, Communications, & Technology Services information. Breakfast items and drinks will be served before the meeting and during the break.
      Participant count: approximately 200-220
      Lunch: Provided by NCAE.  Attendees will have an afternoon option to attend a benefits meeting or return to their school to work in their classroom. Dual Language Spanish Immersion Teachers will attend a required afternoon session.
    Participant requirements:
    All newly hired licensed staff must register for these orientation sessions.

    Contact cheri.boone@bcsemail.org for Beginning Teacher (BT) questions or hr@bcsemail.org for all other questions.
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