The Delaware Valley SD uses Aesop which is an automated service that simplifies the process of recording and managing absences and finding substitutes.  This services utilizes both the internet and the telephone and can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  


    How do I interact with Aesop?

    1.       You can interact with Aesop on the internet at http://www.aesoponline.com.  Here, you will be able to enter absences, check your absence schedule, update personal information, and exercise other features such as uploading your lesson plans for substitutes to view online.


    2.      You can also call Aesop toll free at 1-800-942-3767.  Simply follow the voice menu to enter and manage absences and access other features.  We recommend that you call in to check the computer recording of your name and title.  To do this, press Option 5 and follow the prompts.


    Important Notes:

    Your ID and PIN numbers for accessing Aesop were provided in your welcome letter.

    v You will have the option of changing your Pin number once you have accessed the Aesop System.


    When entering an absences, you will have the option of selecting Sick Time,      Personal Time, Vacation Time, Professional Time or To Be Determined (TBD).  If selecting TBD, you must follow-up with a telephone call to Elizabeth Shomaker (570) 409-2014 after entering your absence in the system in order to finalize the entry.


    When entering an absence, please wait until you receive a confirmation number before you terminate the telephone call or close your internet browser window.  Your transaction is not complete until you receive a confirmation number.


    If you have any questions, concerns, or comments; please contact Elizabeth Shomaker by telephone, (570) 409-2014 or email at eshomaker@dvsd.org.



    Aesop login - http://www.aesoponline.com/

    Aesop Learning Center


    Resources for Employees:

    Web basic training video

    Web advanced training video


    Website guide for employees

    Telephone guide for employees

    Quick start guide for employees


    Resources for Substitutes:

                           Web basic training video

    Web advanced training video

                           Website guide for substitutes

    Telephone guide for substitutes

                            Quick start guide for substitutes