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  • New Teacher Mentor Resources 2021-2022


    Dallas ISD is committed to supporting beginning teachers with no more than 2 years of teaching experience. School Leadership will follow best practices in Texas Administrative Code §48.114 and 21.458. The Teacher to Teacher Mentor Program will provide opportunities to support beginning teachers, resulting in high-quality instruction, improved student performance, and retention of new educators joining the teaching profession.


    The Teacher to Teacher Mentor Program specifically seeks to:

    • Provide a campus-based mentor to beginning teachers with no more than 2 years of teaching experience
    • Provide effective support to beginning teachers to successfully transition into the teaching assignment
    • Coach beginning teachers to improve their performance
    • Orient beginning teachers to district and campus policies and procedures
    • Assist beginning teachers with connections to district curriculum and curricular resources including formative and summative assessments
    • Help beginning teachers build positive relationships to ensure student success
    • Provide professional development that includes mentorship best practices to mentors and appropriate campus staff throughout the school year



    Observation of Mentee Form 2021-2022


    Observation of Mentor Form 2021-2022


    Mentor Teacher Program Timeline 2021-2022


    Mentor/Mentee Suggested Meeting Calendar 2021-2022

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