Lawrence Public School USD 497 Reviews in Lawrence, KS
Pros – Always changing, never boring, be ready to change mid-stream of a new direction
Cons – Not much advancement opportunities, people skills are lacking
Advice to Senior Management – Look at the history to see who is still there and why some have been asked to leave.
Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company
Pros – The city has much to offer. It is in a great location with many activities and events. Great restaurants, entertainment, sporting events, etc. There is something for everyone.
Cons – There is very little meaningful collaboration offered at the district level. Staff is generally talked down to by administration in a demeaning manor.
Advice to Senior Management – Consider listening to expertise of staff and giving them credit for their knowledge, professionalism, and education.
No, I would not recommend this company to a friend
Pros – Fully paid health insurance for full-time employees, some great colleagues, plenty of holidays and breaks when the students are not in school, state-wide retirement program, workday ends earlier than a traditional office
Cons – Some (not all) upper management unconcerned about the working condition of lower-level employees, support for employees with workplace concerns could improve, poor attitude from some licensed teachers toward paraeducators
Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend