Aspire Public Schools
3.0 of 5 23 reviews
www.aspirepublicschools.org Oakland, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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James Willcox

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45% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Great experience, but I'm tired!

Hard Work and Long Hours But You Do IT for the Students! (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools

ProsThe students, the results, and the intrinsic rewards. Some flexibility in some jobs about dress codes, time off, etc. Teachers get less flexibility.

ConsCompensation, long days, not as much autonomy as expected. Everything (feedback, PD days, the few compensation dollars) are given to teachers; Corporate staff left out of most of those things.

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools

ProsOur work really does matter, we are making a difference here.

Consno work life balance. like everywhere in California, teachers are underpaid

Advice to Senior ManagementSince the Founder left we are not the same.

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