Before You Start

  • Teacher at Columbine Elementary


  • 1. Complete the New Hire Checklist

    As a new team member, please review and complete the items outlined in the New Hire Checklist. There are several important steps outlined on this Checklist, so please thouroughly review it. Contact your hiring representative at or 720-423-3900 for any questions. 

  • 2. NEWW Details and Registration

    • Save the Date: New Educator Welcome Week 2019: July 29 - August 2
    • Location: Auraria Campus
    • Check HERE for registration information and FAQs

  • 3. Summer Professional Development

    There are many opportunities to receive content-specific support throughout the summer. Please check the Summer Professional Learning Catalog for grade level/content-specific learning opportunities. For guidance on which optional sessions to attend, connect with your principal for his/her input. Please contact with any registration questions.

  • 5. Hired Late?

    • Make-Up Session Information 
      • Foundations in CRT: Coming Soon!
      • Check DPS email for information about how to complete all New Employee Orientation Online Modules
      • ELA Course Requirements: contact the ELA Department at
      • LEAP Webinar
      • DPS Induction Requirements
      • Additional Curriculum Specific Training


  • Register: New Educator Welcome Week

    HR New Hires Checklist

    Curriculum and Instruction Professional Learning

    Hired late?