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Edmonton Public Schools Reviews

Updated Oct 10, 2019

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Edmonton Public Schools CEO Darrel Robertson
Darrel Robertson
29 Ratings
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  • "Large class sizes are an issue district-wide(in 3 reviews)

  • "(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "very satisfying"

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    • Senior Management
     in Edmonton, KY
    Recommends

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools

    Pros

    fair treatment by school staff

    Cons

    there were too many seniors looking over your shoulder

    Edmonton Public Schools2011-11-19
  2. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Curriculum Coordinator 
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Opportunity for professional development and good vacation time

    Cons

    Big organization so changes happen very slowly

    Edmonton Public Schools2019-10-10
  3. "Awesome board"

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    Current Employee - Teacher in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Professional development is extensive and principals support the learning

    Cons

    Funding to schools is inadequate but that comes from this provincial government.

    Edmonton Public Schools2019-09-11
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good People, working for the students is rewarding

    Cons

    long drive between some schools!

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    Edmonton Public Schools2019-09-04
  5. "Very difficult to advance"

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    Former Employee - Substitute Teacher in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working with the kids, and some of the staff are beyond amazing.

    Cons

    You are literally a cog in the machine. You get lost in the shuffle, and nobody cares about you in this organization.

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    Edmonton Public Schools2019-09-07
  6. "School Board"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great salary, professional development, and benefits.

    Cons

    Job stress related to societal changes.

    Edmonton Public Schools2019-07-28
  7. "Best company i have ever worked for"

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    Current Employee - Journeyman Carpenter 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent coworkers, great working conditions

    Cons

    There r really no cons at all

    Edmonton Public Schools2019-07-27
  8. "Professional?"

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    Current Employee - Teacher in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great working with kids. Awesome opportunity to grow

    Cons

    Too big. Nobody knows or cares about you. Very quick to judge.

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    Edmonton Public Schools2019-05-30
  9. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very good for employees

    Cons

    Don’t find any very good

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    Edmonton Public Schools2019-03-04
  10. "Teacher"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Edmonton Public Schools full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    Very long hiring process. Takes a while.

    Edmonton Public Schools2019-03-04
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