School starts early for new teachers Posted in: Lifestyle From Thursday, August 1 to today, Elgin ISD is holding orientation to help teachers who are new to the district become acquainted with Elgin ISD and its instructional processes. Teachers spend the first day of the New Teacher Orientation with the leadership teams of their campus and start setting up their classrooms. For the second day of the orientation on Friday, teachers will receive a warm “Welcome to Elgin” in partnership with the Elgin Chamber of Commerce. This gives the teachers some history about the city of Elgin as they learn about the students of the district on a bus tour ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!