The AISD Employee Experience

Our goal at AISD is to ensure that the members of our AISD family are supported both in and out of our classrooms and campuses, are provided excellent customer service in all district interactions, and feel recognized and celebrated for their unique gifts and talents. From special events and celebrations, to community connections and local perks and discounts, we want to make sure that a great employee experience is a priority.

RAVE: Recognizing AISD's Valuable Employees

The RAVE Program was created to honor those who take the extra steps to provide equitable and exceptional experiences. If you had an exceptional experience interacting with an Austin ISD employee, nominate them for a RAVE award today! 

See more about our RAVE program!

Community Connections 

As a part of Austin ISD’s commitment to workplace diversity and inclusion, we're proud to support community connections for employees with common interests or identities. 

Be a part of our Community Connections

Employee Perks and Discounts

Local business partners reach out to AISD and want to show appreciation for your hard work by offering special perks to AISD employees.

Visit our Employee Perks and Discounts page here

CARES Customer Service

AISD is committed to providing equitable and exceptional experiences for our customers: our students, our families, our colleagues, and our community members. For us, customer service is more than just providing answers or offering support; customer service is what makes our large district feel like a family. The CARES team manages our Let's Talk platform and provides research-based professional learning opportunities help our team be more supportive, empathetic, and relationship-driven. 

Learn more about CARES here

Special Events and Recognitions

  • Salute Awards Gala - Salute is AISD's annual awards gala, co-hosted by the district and Austin Partners in Education. This fun and energetic event is an opportunity to recognize some of AISD's outstanding team members and volunteers for their continued dedication to student excellence and achievement in our schools. During Salute, AISD recognizes teachers of the year, classified staff of the year, PTA of the year, principal of the year, librarian of the year, counselor of the year and assistant principal of the year and teachers of promise.

  • Retirement Celebration - A huge congratulations, thank you, and best wishes for the next adventure to our 2020-2021 AISD Retirees!
  • Leadership Pathways Graduates - Leadership Pathways is an optional professional learning opportunity within the Professional Pathways for Teachers (PPfT) Human Capital System.  This rigorous, two-year program supports teachers’ professional growth, development, and leadership in one of six district priority areas - Advanced Academics, Cultural Proficiency & Inclusiveness, Literacy, Problem-Based Learning, Social & Emotional Learning, and Transformative Technology. 

  • Years of Service Recognition - AISD appreciates your ongoing dedication to our students. The years of service recognition program awards a service pin for each five year anniversary with the district. These pins are given out in May of each year and are just a small token of our appreciation for being a member of Team AISD.