New Teacher Orientation

The Duncanville ISD warmly welcomes all new staff members to the beginning of an exciting new school year. We are delighted that you have chosen to join our team, and we look forward to the opportunity to develop close personal relationships with you, as well as acquaint you with the many people, resources, and services that are available to support you.

New Teacher Orientation


July 29th - 31st
The Teaching and Learning Center
9240 County View Rd.
Dallas, TX 75249

New Teacher Orientation 2024-2025

We have a step by step guide for orientation. Follow the steps below. 


Step One, Introduce Yourself!

 Let us know who you are by filling out the introduction form in the link below. 

Introduce Yourself! 

Step Two, Technology Orientation!

Register to attend Technology Orientation.
Dates: July 8th-12th 
Location: Technology Building, 900 S. Cedar Ridge Dr   |   Duncanville, TX 75137

Sign Up for Timeslot

Estimated length of Technology Orientation: 2 hours

During this time you will:

  • Receive a district laptop.
  • Establish a network login and credentials.
  • Log in and navigate the district email.
  • Learn to navigate and customize Classlink, the district's Single Sign On (SSO) service.
  • Learn how to register for district professional development.
  • Enroll in a New Teacher Technology Online Course.


Note: If hired after July 10th, or if you miss the original technology orientation sessions, you may sign up for one of the available makeup sessions as they become available.


Step Three, Safety and Security!

Dates: July 8th -July 12th
Place: Duncanville ISD Police Department, 800 S. Main Street |
Duncanville, TX 75137
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Get your badge picture taken and apply for your parking permit on designated dates. It is recommended that you go to the Police Station upon the conclusion of your technology orientation as you will need your device to apply for your parking permit. This process should take no more than 30 minutes. 
Please view this information before visiting the Police Station.


Step Four, New Teacher Orientation!

Dates: July 29th - 31st
Time: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Place: The Teaching and Learning Center, 9240 County View Rd., Dallas, TX 75249

New Teacher Orientation is an opportunity for new-to-district professionals to experience what it means to be a Duncanville ISD educator. You will learn more about the district and how you will commit to our vision, mission, and values. Get ready to "write success stories, one student at a time."

  • Gain an understanding of our district's mission, vision, and goals.
  • Become acquainted with the people, resources, and services available to you.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities.
  • Review and understand the T-TESS Evaluation Tool.
  • Be inspired!