Charter Schools USA Teacher Reviews

Updated Aug 1, 2020

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Charter Schools USA CEO Jonathan K. Hage (no image)
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68 Ratings
  1. "Nice place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Tamarac, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of support with handling different situations.

    Cons

    A lot of administrative work is pushed on the teachers

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  2. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility to teach what you would like, newer schools, advanced electronics for classrooms and students

    Cons

    Small classrooms, no windows in interior rooms in newer buildings, turf instead of grass gets hot outside, can't have fridge/microwave in room


  3. "It's Fine"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Teacher in Miami, FL

    I have been working at Charter Schools USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The students are great Students wear uniforms Curriculum maps are provided

    Cons

    Tons of testing Company oversight is annoying

  4. "Don't work for these people"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Indianapolis, IN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very connected with political figures

    Cons

    For-profit not for-kids, even if they made up a new non-profit arm of the company Hires leaders with no school leadership experience

  5. "Teacher"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Teacher 

    I have been working at Charter Schools USA full-time

    Pros

    I enjoy working here as they have been very flexible as I have gone through the certification process. I started at this company as a daily sub and I am now a certified teacher.

    Cons

    Like any company there will be things that you dont agree with. However, I feel that most of the things are common and you see at any school that you work at

  6. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teacher, Secondary School in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Charter Schools USA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Leadership cares about the teachers and students

    Cons

    Some schools are located in poverty area

  7. "Poor management and salary"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Teacher in Davenport, FL

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time

    Pros

    Parents want children to get a good education; freedom from standardized curriculum as long as teaching state standards

    Cons

    Poor benefits, lack of support from administrators, promise of president to stop growing if schools aren’t successful but lied after many D or F schools opened

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  8. "Experience"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Teacher, Elementary School in North Lauderdale, FL

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time

    Pros

    freedom in the classroom, gave a lot of support for teachers

    Cons

    medical insurance is really bad

  9. "Ok"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Long Term Substitute Teacher in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at Charter Schools USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Grade level teachers are helpful.

    Cons

    Teachers turn around is very high

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  10. "Disappointing"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Teacher in Riverview, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Charter Schools USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Honestly, can not think of much, besides I got to work with kids and teach them as best as I could.

    Cons

    -no support for teachers -administration was lying to parents -administration was rude to teachers -little pay is not worth the amount of work you are expected to do off clock -little resources i.e. manipulatives -pressure to meet state exam expectation is unrealistic - NO SUPPORT from admin.

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