Staff Resources

AESOP (Substitute Management System)

To request a substitute, login to AESOP.

Educator Certification Online System (ECOS)

To update your Educator Certification, login to your TEAL account in the ECOS by clicking here.

TEAL Instructions

Leave of Absence

A leave of absence request must be completed if an employee will be absent for 5 or more consecutive days. The request for a leave of absence should be completed and submitted by using the Mesquite ISD Request for Leave form located on Eduphoria.

  1. Log into Eduphoria.
  2. Select formspace on the left side of the page.
  3. Select Submit New Form in the bottom left corner of the page.
  4. Select Personnel Forms.
  5. Select Leave Request Form and complete the online form.

All Auxiliary employees should request a leave of absence form from their department supervisors, campus administrator or the Auxiliary Personnel department.

Tenure Days

Tenure days may be used for employee's personal illness only and must be documented by a statement from a physician on each occasion.

The use of tenure days may be granted for catastrophic illnesses (defined as being ill or incapacitated for 5 or more days) involving children, spouse or other immediate family members for which the employee is the primary caregiver.

A tenure use request form must be completed on Eduphoria.

The request for tenure days must be completed and submitted to the Personnel Office no later than five days following the first day out due to the illness or knowledge of the event necessitating the request. Failure to meet the deadline could result in the request being denied.

Years of Experience in MISD

Number of Tenure Leave Days

0-10 years

Up to 15 days per year with a total maximum of 30 days during the 10-year period.

11 or more years

Up to 20 days per year with a total maximum of 50 days from year 11 forward for the remainder of the career.


Professional Dress Code

Mesquite ISD Policies

Benefits Department