Rochester Public Schools

  rochester.k12.mn.us
  rochester.k12.mn.us
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I love my job, work very hard and am proud to be a teacher.

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Current Employee - Teacher  in  Rochester Hills, MI
Current Employee - Teacher in Rochester Hills, MI

I have been working at Rochester Public Schools

Pros

It is generally a supportive environment with generally strong parent support. Unfortunately the current economy and political atmosphere, especially in Michigan, make teaching a less than attrractive option for college students to consider.

Cons

The same problems most districts in Michigan are encountering: tough choices budget-wise, with teachers baring the brunt of the cuts.

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    Committed teachers laboring under misguided leadership

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    Former Employee - Teacher  in  Rochester, MN
    Former Employee - Teacher in Rochester, MN

    I worked at Rochester Public Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good professional development opportunities. Supportive colleagues. Some excellent teachers who truly take their profession seriously and do everything they can for their students.

    Cons

    Lack of institutional support for certain subject areas. Lack of clear vision from the top. Scattershot approach to a quickly changing immigrant population. Confusing bureaucracy,

    Doesn't Recommend
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    chemistry teacher - Rochester MN Public Schools

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    Current Employee - Teacher  in  Rochester, MN
    Current Employee - Teacher in Rochester, MN

    I have been working at Rochester Public Schools

    Pros

    the pay is pretty good for teaching.

    Cons

    the kids are allowed to do whatever they want.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    set some limits on the kids not the teachers

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