New Teacher Orientation

New Teacher Orientation

New Teacher Orientation

New Teacher Orientation (NTO) is required of all newly hired licensed staff members. NTO 2023 will take place on August 4, 7, and 8.  Most of the content will be presented in Schoology.  

Each day, new certified employees should start at 8:00am at their home schools unless otherwise directed.

Agendas for 2023 New Teacher Orientation:

Day 1 – Friday, August 4, 2023 (Day 1 Agenda

● Theme: Setting Ourselves Up for Success 

● Focus: Building community, district vision, and district technology tools

● Locations: 

Day 2 – Monday, August 7, 2023 

● Theme: Empowering All Learners 

● Focus: Unit planning, and curriculum coordinator collaboration 

Day 3 – Tuesday, August 8 , 2023

● Theme: Teacher Choice Professional Learning Model

● Focus: Deep dive into our trajectory of excellence and explore the following topics:

  • Community Building: A Sense of Belonging for the First Two Weeks 
  • Structuring Your Classroom for Success
  • Student Discourse and Thinking in the Math Classroom
  • Setting up your classroom for Fundations Instruction and Morphology Success
  • Supporting Multilingual Learners
  • Finding and Sustaining a Positive Outlook

**Day 3 only, all Special Educators, ECSE, itinerants report to Erie High School: 3180 Co Rd 5, Erie, CO 80516


St. Vrain Valley Schools