New York City Department of Education

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Teacher (Current Employee) New York, NY

Pros- Benefits are amazing
- Good work-life balance due to vacation time

Cons- While the work year may be short, don't underestimate the stress of working in the city environment
- There's a lot of politics because everyone is under so much pressure to perform

Advice to Senior Managementsupport first-year teachers -- don't be the gotcha squad

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great position in a large organization with opportunities but patience and political savvy is key

    Analyst (Current Employee) New York, NY

    I have been working at New York City Department of Education full-time for more than a year

    Pros: -great people -challenging work -room to grow Cons: -it's a bureaucracy -cross-departmental work can move slowly Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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    Rewarding profession for those willing to put in the effort

    Teacher (Current Employee) New York, NY

    I have been working at New York City Department of Education full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros: Where else can you get the opportunity to mold the future? Not wanting to sound like a cliche, but teaching is an extremely rewarding… Cons: Planning and grading are very time consuming. Advice to Senior Management: Continue to offer staff development to all teachers. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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