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EISD In-Service Professional Development Training

The following sessions may be completed individually at school or at home:

ESSA School, Community and Family Relations Training



The SB460 and SB3.0041 training below is required for all teachers who were hired AFTER the Elkhart ISD August In-Service for the 2014-2015 School Year.


Teachers who had the SB 460 & SB 3.0041 training at EISD last year do NOT have to repeat it. Any teacher who had the SB460 and SB3.0041 training at another district last year may present a dated certificate or a copy of a sign-in sheet to the Special Programs Director as a proof of attendance.


School Districts in the State of Texas are required by SB460 and SB3.0041 to provide training to teachers and other staff members on both Mental Health/Suicide Prevention and Child Sexual Abuse Prevention.  The links below meet those requirements.  Please complete all and sign off in your principals office.



#2 - (Suicide Prevention and Mental Health):


#3 - (Child Sexual Abuse Prevention):
#3A - Recognition of Maltreatment of Children and Child Abuse Reporting Training: http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/Training/Reporting/default.asp
Introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens:

Suicide Prevention-Assessing Suicide Risk and Taking Proper Action:

#5 - http://www.elkhartisd.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?type=d&uREC_ID=291511&pREC_ID=671375


Food Allergy Awareness Training


Two hours of training on Suicide Prevention are required.

Go to

http://jasonfoundation.com/then follow these steps:


  • Click GET INVOLVED (TOP of page)
  • Click Educator
  • Click Professional Development
  • Choose your state
  • View course options
  • Choose 2 1-hour courses or 1 2-hour course
  • Complete one or more courses (no limit)
  • Print out documentation of participation
For new hires and those hired after the 2014 August In-Service who have not had the training at any point during the last school year.
Video is located in the red column, above, under Videos