Twitter Smugmug BlogIconApril 4, 2014

Staff Applications Now Available!
Deadline April 21

Don't Forget to
register for the April 12 Professional
Development Day!

Transfer Application
The eTransfer application (internal application) is now available for all full-time employees who wish to request a campus transfer. Note:  Substitutes and part-time employees are not considered internal, and are thus ineligible for internal positions.
To access the eTransfer application from the Birdville homepage, follow these steps:
  • Employment
  • Current Job Postings / Employment Applications
  • Login under the heading "Internal applicants only"

eTransfer postings will remain available through August 29, 2014.

> Click here for step-by-step login instructions.
In This Issue
Staff Applications Now Available!
Register for Professional Development
Transfer Applications
Birdville Education Foundation
Employee Discounts

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Birdville Education Foundation
Birdville Education Foundation's board of directors recently announced the appointment of Tito Rodriguez as Executive Director effective April 1, 2014. The search committee noted Rodriguez' long-standing commitment to BISD and the North Texas community as a key component to his selection. He currently serves as a city councilman for North Richland Hills, as well as Mayor Pro Tem for the city. Rodriguez has worked for the State of Texas as a special investigator serving families in a 25 county region for more than 29 years. The Foundation welcomes his leadership and deep knowledge of our community.

Birdville Education Foundation
BEF logo Birdville Education Foundation's board of directors recently approved funding for 2013-14 educator grants in the amount of $106,262.25.  Funding sources come from Foundation events, individual and corporate donations, as well as generous donations from educators, trustees and administrative staff within BISD. A total of 36 applications were approved, with 19 BISD campuses receiving at least one grant. Board members will visit campuses in April and May to award the grants.

The Birdville Education Foundation would like to thank all applicants for continuing to reach towards innovation and growth in the classroom for our students. Applications for 2014-15 will be accepted next fall. Our mission is to support innovative learning and educational excellence. To become involved in the Foundation or make a donation, visit our website at www.birdvilleeducationfoundation.com

The Communications Department publishes the employee newsletter "e-nlightened" each week so staff can keep in touch with what is going on across the district. Email your pictures and a brief description to Communications and we will include them as space permits.