Welcome To Lindale ISD

New Teacher Information

Welcome to Lindale ISD!

Congratulations! We are happy to have you join our amazing school district. We have successful programs and students at every level with a high degree of community and parental support and involvement. Please see the information below regarding district information for new teachers.

Message from the Superintendent

New Teacher Orientation

Tuesday, Aug. 10th, 8am

402 West Hubbard Street

Lindale, TX

We will begin the day with all new teachers for attending a Welcome to Lindale ISD Breakfast at the First United Methodist Church, Lindale. The breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM.

Staff Development Plan Requirements for All Instructional Staff

Please visit our staff development webpage to access our LISD Staff Development Plan requirements, details for registration, and our local calendar of sessions. All teachers are required to earn 18 comp hours to cover 3 non-duty days during the school year and have the option to earn 12 incentive hours. (See the staff development forms page and then click on Professional Staff Confirmation Form for more details) To register for a local session, please click on the Calendar and Registration page and then follow the instructions for registering for an event. You must use your LISD email address for registration.

LISD Staff Development Webpage

LISD Required New Employee Meeting-Business Office

LISD required new employee meetings will consist of many tasks associated with contracts, benefits, and payroll. All new employees are required to attend one of the New Employee Meeting dates. Please make arrangements to reserve a date through your campus principal or your department director.

Please reference this letter from Jamie Holder for necessary documents and/or items to bring with you to the benefits meeting.

LISD Benefits Meeting Documents/Items to bring and items to complete

The available dates are:

July 8 at 9 AM

July 14 at 9 AM

July 20 at 9 AM

July 22 at 9 AM

August 5 at 9 AM

August 10 at 9 AM

All meetings will be held in the LISD Board Room

LISD Employee ID Badge

Please contact Cookie Curry to have your picture taken and your LISD Employee ID Badge created. An appointment is not required, but if you would like to schedule an appointment, please call (903) 881-4000 or email currycl@lisdeagles.net .

Technology Information

All teachers are assigned a Google email account to access through www.google.com/gmail. Access is available through any internet browser, Google apps on your iPad, or any other device that has internet connectivity. All LISD email accounts end with @lisdeagles.net.

All teachers are issued a school iPad. Anna Namanny, from the LISD technology department, will send you an email when your iPad is ready for pick up. iPad pick up will be at the administration office.

If you need technology assistance, LISD utilizes a Help Desk Ticket System. To login to the ticket system, use your LISD username and password that is used to login to a computer at LISD.

Below is the link to our LISD Technology Webpage to access the Help Desk system, installation of printers, and other technology information.

LISD Technology Services Webpage

Frontline Absence & Substitute Management

Lindale ISD utilizes the online program, Frontline (formerly Aesop), for all absence and substitute management needs. All new teachers will receive a welcome letter via email that will include brief training videos and your individual login id and password to set up your account.