GCPS Orientation for New Teachers

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    New Teacher Orientation Reminder

    Gwinnett County Public Schools is excited to have you on the team!  We are committed to your success this year and throughout your GCPS career.  We would like to remind you of New Teacher Orientation scheduled for July 19 and July 20, 2021.  

    Attendance for both days of the districtwide orientation is required to receive a $150 honorarium payment scheduled for September 2021.  Professional dress is required.

  • Digital Update

    In preparation for the 2021-22 school year, you have been granted technological access and resources on an accelerated timeline. Your county-issued laptop and NTO materials will be available during the week of July 12th at your local school.  You will need your laptops for digital modules prior to NTO Day 1.  You will also need your laptops on NTO Day 2.  Your local school will reach out to you regarding times and dates to pick up your laptop and materials.

  • Digital Access and Preparation

    You will need your laptops for digital modules prior to NTO Day 1.  You will also need your laptops on NTO Day 2. (please pick up from your local schools.)

  • Day 1: July 19, 2021Who: All New Teachers (hired after January 1, 2021)
    Location:  Gas South Arena (Formerly known as the Inifinite Energy Arena)
    Address: 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Duluth, GA 30097 please click here to view their clear bag policy Masks are strongly recommended but not required, and seating will be socially distanced.
    Time:  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  

  • Day 2: July 20, 2021Who: All New Teachers (hired after January 1, 2021) 
    Location:  Please report to your local school – you will engage in digital learning based on grade and curriculum area 
    Assigned Time:  8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. MS/ HS or 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ES