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Ascension Parish School Board Reviews

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  1. "Employee"

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      Current Employee - School Counselor in New Orleans, LA

      I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board for more than 6 years

      Pros

      One of the top school districts in Louisiana. Constantly looking for ways to impact students so they may reach their full potential.

      Cons

      Expect to work overtime as in any educational environment.

      Ascension Parish School Board2016-12-14
    • "Extremely Stressful"

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        Current Employee - Special Education Teacher, Elementary School 

        I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board full-time for more than 9 years

        Pros

        Great Benefits, about average pay

        Cons

        Expectations are highly unrealistic. Special Education teachers are expected to do coteaching in every inclusion setting they are in. This could mean several preps a day. Observation can be in any setting. New curriculum "Guidebooks" not developmentally appropriate. Students are no longer given "test." I could go on and on..............Favorites are often noticeable ....No respect for amount of years teaching or...

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        Ascension Parish School Board2019-03-05
      • "Good district to teach for"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook

        I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board full-time

        Pros

        Top school district in the state. Current in educational pedigogy.

        Cons

        Expect to work lots of overtime.

        Ascension Parish School Board2018-12-29
      • "Good district to teach for"

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        Current Employee - Special Education Teacher 
        Recommends

        I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Good pay, lots of collaboration

        Cons

        A lot of extra work

        Ascension Parish School Board2018-06-10
      • "Math Teacher"

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        Current Employee - Mathematics Teacher in Saint Amant, LA
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook

        I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Love the schedule, and the administration is supportive as long as you ask for help.

        Cons

        I do not have anything to say

        Ascension Parish School Board2018-04-25
      • "Teacher"

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        Former Employee - Teacher in Gonzales, LA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Ascension Parish School Board for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Great benefits/great co-workers and supervisors!!

        Cons

        No bathroom or lunch break Some students and their parents do not adhere to school policies and make it difficult to teach other students who abide by policies and procedures

        Ascension Parish School Board2016-12-07
      • "kindergarten teacher"

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          Former Employee - Prekindergarten Special Education Teacher in Baton Rouge, LA

          I worked at Ascension Parish School Board for more than 4 years

          Pros

          we do have extra help to master our objectives

          Cons

          lots of paper work and assessments

          Ascension Parish School Board2016-06-20
        • "Job is school dependent"

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          Current Employee - Teacher in Walker, LA
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board for more than 2 years

          Pros

          The system is filled with great kids and great technology.

          Cons

          No communication with administration and direct supervision.

          Ascension Parish School Board2016-04-15
        • "Amazing school, kids, but tough work not for the faint of heart"

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          Current Employee - Teacher in Donaldsonville, LA
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook

          I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board full-time for more than 2 years

          Pros

          This staff and the students at this school have changed my life and pushed me forward in all ways professionally and personally

          Cons

          The work is so hard and can be quite grueling.

          Advice to Management

          You are amazing and unstoppable.

          Ascension Parish School Board2016-01-08
        • "teacher"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gonzales, LA

          I have been working at Ascension Parish School Board for more than 2 years

          Pros

          The children are wonderful to teach.

          Cons

          Change is constant and there is no time to learn new things

          Advice to Management

          not available

          Ascension Parish School Board2015-10-26
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