New Teacher Information

Welcome New Teachers

Below are links to information for new teachers to the Middletown Public Schools.

Important Documents

  • New Hire Letter - This is the letter that is given to new teachers when they are hired with information on computer accounts and other information.
  • Staff AUPs - All district policies are online for reference, including Acceptable Use Policy

Technology Support

  • School Dude/Help Desk: If you are having technology issues that you and/or your ETS are unable to troubleshoot please complete a School Dude request by clicking on the link.  Learn more about School Dude.
  • Education Technology Specialist (ETS): The following teachers provide technology support and training at your school:
    • Bielefield: Rosaria Giannetti
    • Farm Hill: Kim Davis
    • Lawrence: Delores Ford
    • Macdonough: John Ferrero
    • Moody: TBD
    • Snow: TBD
    • Spencer:  Ryan Shiffer and Kiley Sullivan
    • Wesley: Ellen Lewonka
    • Keigwin Middle School: Andrew Margnelli
    • Woodrow Wilson Middle School: Ali Sinicrope
    • Middletown High School: Trevor Charles, Lauren Pszczolkowski
  • Teacher websites - Teacher web pages are created through FinalSite. Accounts are created at time of hire.

Technology Resources

  • MPS Tech Blog: check here frequently for ideas on how to integrate technology into your classroom, and directions on how to use commonly used tech tools
  • Google Drive: Log into your district issued Google account by going to and clicking SIGN IN in the top right corner. Directions for accessing can be found here. (please contact ETS for initial password)
  • PowerTeacher Help Page: Your PowerTeacher account is the same account information that you use to log onto the district network (please contact your ETS for how to access the PowerTeacher Help Page)
  • Teachscape: The first time you visit Teachscape you will activate your account by clicking 'Activate your account' at the bottom on the login window.
  • Databases and Tech Tools: Please speak to your ETS regarding databased, online resources, and programs available at your school.
  • Inform: Accessed through your PowerTeacher dashboard, Inform will allow you to review assessment data for students currently enrolled in your classes.
  • AESOP: Online substitute placement and attendance management system used to report absences. Account information will be provided by HR