Employee Induction Information
The delivery and tracking system for the annual compliance training is within Canvas. Each required module contains the mandated information for all school board employees. A verification quiz is needed to document understanding and completion of each individual module. This occurs after each module is completed.
To access the training, you will first need to login to ClassLink with your username and password. Select the Canvas icon within the ClassLink Launchpad. You may be prompted to login with your Office365 credentials. Once logged into Canvas, click on the Compliance Training course to begin. If you are not familiar with Canvas, it is recommended that you watch the short video within the course order to understand how to navigate the course. (Tutorial video clip for accessing Canvas for the first time.)
FLDOE/DCF Child Abuse Course
All instructional and administrative employees must complete the Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect course offered through the Florida Department of Education and the Department of Children and Families. This course satisfies the requirement specified in Florida Statute Section 1012.98 (12). Use the link below to access the course. Be sure to choose the school you will be teaching at when you register for the course.
Please take time to review all of the information. If you have questions please contact the Payroll Department at (352) 793-2315, extensions 50228 or 50230.
How to Request Time off in Skyward for Teachers
Employee Technology Handbook
The link below provides access to the handbook which includes information on the appropriate and effective use of technology resources, important password security and user responsibilities. Please take time to review all of the information. If you have questions please contact Tech Services at (352) 793-2315, extension 50250.
The links below provide access to all safety handbooks. Please take time to review all of the information in the applicable handbook. If you have questions please contact Risk Management, at (352) 793-2315, extension 52210.
Safety Handbook - Food Service 2022
Safety Handbook - Bus Drivers 2022
Safety Handbook - Custodial, Maintenance and Mechanics 2022
Safety Handbook - Warehouse 2022
Safety Handbook - Office and Classroom Personnel 2022
Sumter's Framework for Teaching
Please use the links below to complete independent training modules on Sumter's instructional evaluation instrument. These modules will familiarize new instructional employees with Sumter’s Framework for Teaching (based on the work of Charlotte Danielson, ASCD, 2013). The Framework and its respective Descriptors of Practice with Levels of Performance is identified as a research-based set of criteria for teaching practice that has been shown to improve student achievement.
Sumter's Framework for Teaching - Online PD Course #1 (2 hours)
Sumter's Framework for Teaching - Online PD Course #2 (2 hours)
Sumter's Framework for Teaching - Online PD Course #3 (2 hours)
Sumter's Framework for Teaching - Online PD Course #4 (2 hours)
Independent Modules for Custodial Employees
Please use the links below to complete both independent training modules. Carefully review all module content and complete the applicable online quiz using the links below.
Custodians - Independent Study for Custodial Employees - Know Your Procedures Online Quiz
Custodians - Independent Study for Mowing and Trimming Safety Online Quiz