Angela Maiers Taught BISD Teachers Through the use of Professional Learning Techniques

Angela Maiers, a nationally-known keynote speaker, taught BISD teachers through the use of professional learning techniques, how to apply the seven Habitudes (imagination, curiosity, self-awareness, perseverance, courage, adaptability, and passion) to 21st century classrooms. The activities, tools, and strategies used with participants were engaging and uplifting.

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Summer Website Trainings Available this Week


Summer Trainings available this week:

Sign up today!! Limited seating available for each session!
These trainings will be at Technology Lab 108 – 3126 Carson Street, Haltom City, 76117

Summer 2016 Website Trainings

The BISD Communications Department is hosting a variety of training sessions this summer.
Interested in a PERSONALIZED Website Tech Support Session?
  • Email Tonia Pickett at or call
    817-547-5781 to pre-schedule your one-hour session for either June 8 or August 3 to work individually with a web trainer to get your website ready for 2016-17.

    Note: You are NOT confirmed until you receive an email from Tonia Pickett confirming your session.

Monday, January 18 is a Campus Professional Learning Day / Flex Day


If you …
are not approved for the flex day

Then …
please click here to register for a session by January 15 at 12 p.m.

If you …

are approved for the flex day*

Then …
you do not need to register for a session

*Exempt Employees (employees who are not eligible for overtime/comp time – teachers, principals, asst. principals, counselors, nurses, diagnosticians, librarians, etc.). Exempt employees must complete the Flex Day Request form in Eduphoria to submit up to 6 hours per Flex Day of professional learning to be considered for approval by their principal/supervisor.

Non-exempt Employees (employees who are eligible for overtime/comp time – EAs, Admin. Asst., Clerks, etc.) must get written approval from their supervisor for district work or professional learning completed outside the regular work day. Comp time earned from June 8, 2015 – January 11, 2016, may be used.

Vacation or personal leave may be used in lieu of professional learning hours or comp time, or employees may report to their campus/department for a regular work day.

If you have questions, email