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"rewarding teaching experience"

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Current Employee - SPED Teacher in Pittsburgh, PA
Current Employee - SPED Teacher in Pittsburgh, PA
Recommends

I have been working at Pittsburgh Public Schools full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

supportive union
great students
supportive administrators
Excellent special education programs

Cons

funding cuts from state level
budget cuts

Other Employee Reviews for Pittsburgh Public Schools

  1. "Pockets of great thinkers, but often inconsistent motives/morale"

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    Former Employee - Technologist in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Technologist in Pittsburgh, PA
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Pittsburgh Public Schools full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Fundamentally you're working for a positive change in the world
    - Pockets of great thinkers, ideas & attitudes
    - You get the right resources & support if you know and ask the right people

    Cons

    - Long, tedious and often politically-charged project cycles
    - Morale overall has been low
    - Compensation is linear and, for the majority, non-negotiable
    - Fluctuating workloads
    - Frequent leadership changes


  2. "Inspiring, Collaborative and challenging"

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    Former Employee - Workers Compensation Manager in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Workers Compensation Manager in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Pittsburgh Public Schools full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Autonomy, team building, bright, enthusiastic co-workers

    Cons

    Politics and back-biting among board members

    Advice to Management

    You are doing a great job.

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