Working at Houston ISD | Glassdoor

Find your next job here

Houston ISD Overview

Work Here? Get a Free Employer Account
Houston, TX
10000+ employees
1923
School / School District
Preschool & Child Care
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown

Houston ISD Reviews

3.1
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Houston ISD Superintendent Terry B. Grier
Terry B. Grier
187 Ratings
  • "Teacher"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Teacher in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Houston ISD full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great career
    Very fufilling work
    Great schedule
    Decent pay

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations
    Time wasting activities during planning periods
    Stretched thin
    Benefits weren’t great

See All 534 Reviews

Houston ISD Photos

Houston ISD photo of: Dismissal
Houston ISD photo of: Interim Superintendent, K. Huewitt (left), Board MemberJ. Jones (middle) and Yates HS Principal, K. Davis
Houston ISD photo of: Sam Houston MSTC
Houston ISD photo of: Basketball
Houston ISD photo of: worthing
Houston ISD photo of: School dance
See All PhotosSee All

Houston ISD Interviews

Experience

Experience
58%
28%
14%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
67%
12%
8%
6
4
2
1

Difficulty

2.5
Average

Difficulty

Hard
Average
Easy
  1.  

    Instructional Coach Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Houston ISD (Houston, TX).

    Interview

    Interview was done by a committee. Showed up early to fill out a short how did you find out about this job/what is your teaching experience questionnaire. After that was led into interview room with the committee members. All were involved in asking questions.

    Interview Questions

    • As an instructional coach, how do you coach and mentor somebody who is a first year teacher versus an experienced teacher?   Answer Question
See All 118 Interviews

Houston ISD Awards & Accolades

Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition – Add Awards

Work at Houston ISD? Share Your Experiences

Houston ISD
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or