Paris ISD Professional Development

Options for Exchange Days

Watch for the 😎 for NEW postings!!!

Service Opportunities

Cats on the Prowl Mobile Library Bus

Each time you sign up for the bus, you will earn 3 hours.

So to earn 1 full exchange day, you must sign up 2 times

OR you can sign up 1 time here and 1 time with the Summer Feeding Program to earn 1 full exchange day.

OR you can sign up 1 time here and 3 times to Stock the Food Pantry to earn 1 full exchange day.

Please do NOT sign up more than 2 times, so everyone that wants to participate has an opportunity.

CLICK to sign up

If you have any questions, please contact

Summer Feeding Program

Click to see the Summer Feeding Program Schedule

Contact to sign-up

Stock the Downtown Food Pantry

Click link to sign up to stock the Downtown Food Pantry

😎 NEW! Days and Times to Work - Be sure to get a signature as proof.

Mondays - 8:00A.M. and Wednesdays - 10:00A.M. - 1 hour to bag produce

Tuesdays 1:00-4:45 P.M. and Thursdays 8:00-11:45 A.M. - distribute food to customers

United Way

Click the link to volunteer to help through United Way


😎More NEW Sessions Added

Summer Technology PD

  1. Click the Summer Technology PD icon below.
  2. Select 2 classes.
  3. Click on the link below the class to sign-up.
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EDUHERO (mandatory)

EduHero Courses

  • Bloodborne Pathogens OR Bloodborne Pathogens Refresher
  • Child Maltreatment Responsibilities
  • David's Law-Cyberbullying for Educators
  • Sexual Harassment for Educators
  • Mental Health SB460: Part 2 (formerly Suicide Awareness)
  • Tools for Struggling Students (formerly Tools for Struggling Readers)

✔Click for EduHero Login to select and launch your courses.

😎If you are NEW to the district, you will use your account to sign-up. Click on the EduHero Login and look for CREATE A FREE ACCOUNT.

✔If it says "Completed" before you start, click "Refresh", "Restart", or "Start Over". You will NOT lose your stuff from last year.

✔If your computer is running slowly, Click to see How To Clear Your Cache & Cookies.

Reading Academies

Reading Academies (Mandatory for K-3 Teachers and Admin)

Pre-assigned staff in Kinder - 3rd grade will complete the Reading Academy by 22-23. All teachers and administrators will need to complete this training. PISD will phase this training in, so only teachers that have been assigned this training will be eligible for these Exchange Days.

Region 8 or Other Content Summer Training

😎 NEW Sessions Added

Employees can attend any Region 8 training or other PD training that is related to their area of teaching. All training must be pre-approved by a principal prior to attending.


If you are new to the district, you will use your account to sign-up.


😎NEW! ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival for Grades 3rd-12th

Two dates for the same session-

😎Thursday, July 8th from 8:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. at PJH Conference Room 406

😎Thursday, July 22nd from 8:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. at PJH Conference Room 406

Session Details-

The ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival for Grades 3rd-12th. This session will help equip teachers with Ready-to-Use Strategies, Tools, and Activities for teaching language learners of all levels.

Contact to sign-up.

Essential Standards

Mandatory for Math Teachers.

Pre-assigned staff will complete training to implement Essential Standards during PLC.

Aspiring Leaders Book Club

Dare to Lead by Brene Brown

Aspiring administrators ONLY can join a book club and converse with current administrators in our district. The book will be provided for all participants.

Contact to sign-up.

Passion Project

Click on the icon below for more info and to sign-up.

Do you have a talent or skill to share with students in a fun, four-day time frame this summer? Can you bake or cook? How about knit or sew? Maybe yoga or dance is your passion, or gardening or sketching? The sky's the limit! Maybe eSports or creating TikTok videos are your thing. Paris ISD students need your talents and gifts!

😎Social Emotional Learning

SEL with Angela Reid

Social and Emotional Playbook

😎NEW SESSION ADDED on Tuesday, August 3rd

8:30-3:30 PJH Collaborative Room😎

😎Click to sign up😎

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