Professional Learning

Weslaco Independent School District educators are empowered to develop, engage in, and implement personalized learning experiences that are aligned to district initiatives and are designed to positively influence 21st century learner outcomes.

2017-2018 Professional Development Dates

August 7-11, 2017

  • New Employee Orientation

August 16, 2017

  • Convocation (½ day)
  • Campus Staff Development Day (½ day)

August 17, 2017

  • District Secondary Staff Development Day
  • Campus Elementary Staff Development Day

August 18, 2017

  • District Elementary Staff Development Day
  • Campus Secondary Staff Development Day

August 21, 2017

  • District Innovative Teaching Day

August 22-23, 2017

  • Elementary and Secondary Campus Staff Development Day

September 4, 2017

  • Elementary and Secondary Campus Staff Development Day

October 9, 2017

  • District Innovative Teaching Day

January 8, 2018

  • Elementary and Secondary Campus Staff Development Day

Important Reminders When Attending Trainings


Please pre-register before the session date to ensure you have a secured seat and the trainer is able to prepare as necessary.

Site & Time

Promptness is important, be on time as tardiness is discouraged – sessions are for training/certification purposes.

Personal Materials

Please come prepared with all necessary materials to workshops. This includes, but is not limited to: writing materials, content materials (as needed), technology (as needed), and any other items as requested by the trainer.


Parking is limited at most sites. Consider arriving early and carpooling to any session.


Training sites are not equipped to safely accommodate children in their facilities.

Please help us ensure the safety of your children by making other arrangements for their care/supervision while attending district sessions.

Dress Guidelines

Please honor the district's dress code policy when attending a session or meeting at any facility.

Due to differences in everyone’s temperature preference, it is recommended that you bring a sweater or light jacket.


Remember to place your signature on the sign-in sheet available at each location. No Sign-In will equal to No Credit Hours earned.