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Dr. John Smith

Welcome to the Emerald City School District.  We have designed this website to be a window to our school district. Whether this is the 1st, 10th or 100th time you’ve visited our website, we hope you will learn more about us each time.




The Human Resources Management Department strives to recruit, retain, and train the best employees for ESC. To meet this goal, Human Capital Management is divided into the following areas:
  • Background
  • Benefits
  • Campus-Based Staffing
  • Central Staffing
  • Certification
  • Contracts
  • Compensation
  • Orientation
  • Student Teachers & Observers
  • Visas
  • Early Notification Information
  • New Teacher Academy

The last day to be hired to earn a full year’s credit with TRS (Teacher Retirement System) is January 22, 2015.

Contact ESC Connect to get access to the Human Capital Management Department and its services. ECS Connect is a single point of contact and service for employees wanting answers to their personal human resource-related inquiries.
ECS Connect is knowledgeable and accessible customer service staff provides accurate and up-to-date information and helps employees find prompt resolutions to their questions. While you perform your daily functions working to educate our students, ECS Connect is your source for expert service, support, and solutions.
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Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. central time


We store answers to many of your questions in our knowledge base. Click here to access answers to your most frequently asked questions.
Click here to access answers to your most frequently asked questions regarding your salary for 2014-2015.


Topics addressed are: 
Job positions, foreign teachers, applying for a position, recruitment/qualifications, technology, compensation, new employee, fingerprinting, campus information/placement, and resignation.

If you have any additional questions please contact Human Capital Management at

Do you have a desire to make a difference in children's lives? Our main purpose in the ECS is to improve student academic achievement and we are searching for passionate and dedicated educators to achieve this mission.

We are pleased to announce the launch of an improved and streamlined application system that is now available at

The time is now. The place is ECS.




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