Compare Achievement First vs NYC Teaching Fellows BETA

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Achievement First

Employee Ratings

  • Achievement First scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 568 reviews)
Achievement First employees rated their Overall Rating 1.3 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.3
(based on 58 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Achievement First employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Achievement First employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.4 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.6
Achievement First employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
1.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Achievement First employees rated their Senior Management 1.4 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
1.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Achievement First employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Achievement First Ceo Dacia Toll and Doug McCurry
67%
67%Dacia Toll and Doug McCurry
Achievement First employees rated their CEO Approval 52% higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
NYC Teaching Fellows Ceo Anthony Finney
15%
15%Anthony Finney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Achievement First employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
34%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Achievement First employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 42% higher than NYC Teaching Fellows employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
13%

Salaries

Achievement First has 919 more total submitted salaries than NYC Teaching Fellows.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Teacher251 Salaries
$64,493/yr
Student Services Manager31 Salaries
$63,070/yr
Associate17 Salaries
$65,172/yr
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Teacher6 Salaries
$57,252/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Professional development" was the most mentioned Pro at Achievement First.
  • "Cohort" was the most mentioned Pro at NYC Teaching Fellows.
  • Achievement First had 78 more reviews than NYC Teaching Fellows that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Scholars"(in 21 reviews)
Pros
"Cohort"(in 6 reviews)
"Master's degree"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 112 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 83 reviews)
Cons
"Coaches"(in 13 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Teacher, Elementary School

I have been working at Achievement First full-time for more than a year

Pros

Leadership is flexible and works well with teachers to accommodate what’s best for teachers and students. Great approach on managing student behavior as well family and student support is all time... high academically and socially

Cons

Long hours Work load but that is sorted out through effective converation

Former Employee - Teacher, Elementary School

I worked at NYC Teaching Fellows full-time

Pros

Was able to get a teaching license and experience

Cons

more experience in the classroom before getting thrown in

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