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ESS Account Manager Receives Community Partner Award
We’re proud to share that our very own Kristen Litteer received the Community Partner Award from Bixby Public Schools (OK) last week. The District recognized her outstanding service and commitment at the BPS Board of Education meeting. She has exceeded the District’s expectations by working tirelessly to meet their substitute teacher needs during these uncertain
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A Tribute to ESS Employees During American Education Week
Today kicks off American Education Week 2020! This marks one of our favorite times to celebrate all the incredible individuals who contribute to education. This year, in particular, education professionals are going above and beyond their job descriptions. To say the least, 2020 has been an unusual year. The COVID-19 pandemic has created unforeseeable hurdles
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7 Reasons Why Substitute Teachers Are So Important
Substitute teachers are the unsung heroes of our school system. They’re talented individuals who are always ready to step up to the plate to provide coverage wherever they’re needed most. Relied upon by school administrators, teachers, and students alike, substitutes are chameleons who seamlessly adapt to any situation they face. Ever appreciative of their crucial
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Congratulations to Our October Employees of the Month!
We’re excited to bring back our Employee of the Month program! Each month, our partner school districts submit glowing reviews of our employees, from which we select four employees of the month. We’re pleased to recognize our honorees from October 2020! Jacqueline Duncan Duval County Public Schools, FL Jacqueline was nominated by Dinsmore Elementary School
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Work 5+ Days in November for a Chance to Win a $100 Best Buy Gift Card!
Attention ESS employees: If you work 5+ days in November, you’ll automatically earn an entry into our monthly drawing. Daily, long-term, building-based, and virtual substitutes are all eligible, as well as permanent placements!  NOVEMBER RAFFLE $100 Best Buy Gift Card (12) Good Luck!
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Congratulations to Our October 2020 Raffle Winners!
Each month, we give away more than $1,000 worth of exciting prizes to some lucky employees who meet or exceed certain work frequency and performance qualifications. We want to reward our most dedicated people with an opportunity to win something big! We’re pleased to announce the winners of last month’s raffle: $100 Amazon Gift Card
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Permanent Substitutes: The COVID-19 Substitute Solution
School districts across the country are dealing with the many challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. Not only is it especially important to provide students continuity in education during this already turbulent school year, but schools will likely face higher absences than normal as staff will use sick time more liberally as a precaution during
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Work 5+ Days in October for a Chance to Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!
Attention ESS employees: If you work 5+ days in October, you’ll automatically earn an entry into our monthly drawing. Daily, long-term, building-based, and virtual substitutes are all eligible, as well as permanent placements!  OCTOBER RAFFLE $100 Amazon Gift Card (12) Good Luck!
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Congratulations to Our September 2020 Raffle Winners!
Each month, we give away more than $1,000 worth of exciting prizes to some lucky employees who meet or exceed certain work frequency and performance qualifications. We want to reward our most dedicated people with an opportunity to win something big! To welcome you back to school, we decided to kick off this year’s program
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Welcome Back to School, ESS Employees!
With Labor Day in our rearview mirror, the majority of our partnering school districts are officially open for the 2020-2021 school year. It’s no secret that this year will be unlike any other, but it’s important to stay positive and embrace the changes as they come. After all, students need us now more than ever
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