•  Welcome To Wicomico County Public Schools

    New Teacher Mentors New Teacher Induction Program  

    The first year can be challenging but you'll never have to walk alone. 

    The New Teacher Induction Program is an evolving professional development support that addresses the comprehensive needs of teachers new to our district. Our mentors equip teachers with the latest research, practices, and strategies for engaging and managing students. The NTIP is committed to increasing educator effectiveness, improving instructional quality, and working to achieve equity and excellence in the field of education.

     The program is comprised of:

    • New Teacher Mentors
    • Summer Academy
    • New Teacher Induction Course 

    Important Dates 

     With the exception of laptop distribution, all meetings will be virtual.

     August 10

     You can select either

    the 9:00-10:00 session or

    the 1:00-2:00 session

    Welcome &

    Laptop Distribution Logistics 

    Videoconference

    August 11

        or

    August 12

    A date and time will be assigned for one of the two mornings.

    Laptop Distribution

    Wicomico High School

    201 Long Avenue, Salisbury

    New Teacher Summer Academy (all meetings will be virtual)

    The academy gives teachers, new to Wicomico County, an overview of the district's systems and expectations. We also provide support with lesson planning, classroom management, technology implementation, gradebook assistance and more. All teachers new to Wicomico County Public Schools are encouraged to attend the Summer Academy.

    August

    17, 18, 19, 20

    8:30 – 10:30

    1:00 – 2:00

    Summer Academy 

     August 24

    8:30 – 12:00

    1:00 – 2:00

    Leadership Reception

    Meet our superintendent and members of the executive leadership team.

      

    New Teacher Induction Course (1 credit course)

    Stay tuned for information regarding our required New Teacher Induction Course held during the school year. The course addresses pertinent information relevant to that time of the school year. Teachers receive credit to be used toward their certification renewal.

    Special Education Teachers - Meeting dates, times and locations will be provided to you at a later date.