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Substitute Teaching

Substitute Teaching

MPS uses the Aesop substitute system to receive teacher, school secretary, and handicapped children's assistant (HCA) absence requests and to place substitutes for these positions. Aesop is an automated service that greatly simplifies and streamlines the process of recording and managing absences and finding substitutes. The Aesop service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and can be accessed via both internet and phone.

Employees can using the system to make absence requests for absences, and substitutes use the system to request these assignments.

How do employees and substitutes interact with Aesop?

  1. Employees and substitutes can interact with Aesop online by visiting their website. Here, employees 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 the Aesop phone system 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 4 and follow the prompts.

How can I get help?

For help in using the system please make use of the user guides and reference cards posted below:

Also, please call Human Capital at 414-475-8224 for help in your use of the system.

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