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Chicago, IL
10000+ employees
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Education
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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Chicago Public Schools is the third largest school district in the United States with more than 600 schools providing education to approximately 400,000 children. Our vision is that every student in every neighborhood will be engaged in a rigorous, well-rounded instructional ... Read more

Mission: Chicago Public Schools is looking for teachers, leaders, and non-instructional staff to transform the face of urban education. We are a team of passionate, committed, and talented professionals who believe that every CPS student will graduate prepared for success in college ... Read more

Chicago Public Schools Reviews

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    I worked at Chicago Public Schools full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Working with wonderful people day to day.

    Cons

    Some people are not nice as other on some days.

    Advice to Management

    Keep on respecting taking good care of staff and they will do the same.

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Chicago Public Schools Photos

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Chicago Public Schools photo of: The CPS Physical Education Policy requires that all students in grades K-12 receive daily physical education (or the equivalent of 150 minutes per week at the elementary level).
Chicago Public Schools photo of: Teacher and students collaborating
Chicago Public Schools photo of: CPS Students building trebuchets through a Fall STEM event
Chicago Public Schools photo of: CEO Forrest Claypool
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Chicago Public Schools Interviews

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    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Chicago Public Schools.

    Interview

    Had me to come in and facilitate a post secondary group. I ran a group on preparing students for high school in which discussed time management and the importance of being organized.

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Chicago Public Schools Awards & Accolades

  • National Top 50 Green Companies, Green Power Partnership, 2012

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