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Staff Resources

Please see the San Mateo County Office of Education website for resources tailored to educators, administrators, and distance learning for all.  

The San Mateo County Office of Education is hosting weekly Zoom meetings for educators to come together to discuss their successes and challenges. Wednesdays, April 22 - May 27 from 3-4:30. Register here.

Employee Assistance Program

OPTUM: Call toll-free: 1(866) 248-4094 Or log on to Access code: SMCSIG

Requesting Support From Colleagues

Many of us have strengths and strains at this time and can lean on one another for support. Are you a tech whiz who could help a less tech-savvy teacher review how to lead a Zoom call? Do you have a high risk family member at home to protect but would appreciate it if someone could make photocopies on campus or pick up groceries and deliver them to your doorstep? Utilize the Community Capacity document to post and respond to work or personal related requests.

Working From Home

As you settle into working from home, keep in mind the following tips for setting up your computer station, respecting your work and personal time, and other helpful reminders.  

Ergonomic set up 
Boundary setting when working from home
Tips for working from home

Staff Collaboration, Share Feedback  

The LLESD leadership and wellness committee welcome your ideas to enhance cross collaboration across grade levels, specialties, and schools during distance learning.  As we aim to foster positive personal and professional connections across our teams, especially during school closure, please share ideas of what is working well to connect your team, request what support you need, or express concerns to Wellness Coordinator Nell Curran (