Sioux Falls School District No 49-5 - Greater interest in looking good for TV than in what is best for the children and the employees. | Glassdoor
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"Greater interest in looking good for TV than in what is best for the children and the employees."

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Former Employee - Teacher in Sioux Falls, SD
Former Employee - Teacher in Sioux Falls, SD
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

I worked at Sioux Falls School District No 49-5 full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Hardworking teachers, custodial staff, and office staff in all buildings.

Cons

Low pay, poor management, lack of communication between management and employees, poor fiscal responsibility, extremely large class sizes.

Other Employee Reviews for Sioux Falls School District No 49-5

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    Current Employee - Education Assistant in Sioux Falls, SD
    Current Employee - Education Assistant in Sioux Falls, SD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sioux Falls School District No 49-5 part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, lots of time off (without pay) work in a pleasant environment with good people

    Cons

    Low pay, sometimes working with so many children is tough, teachers can have little understanding of others.

    Advice to Management

    Pay increase!


  2. "Teachers are expected to donate much of their personal time to fulfill daily responsibilities."

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    Former Employee - ESL Teacher in Sioux Falls, SD
    Former Employee - ESL Teacher in Sioux Falls, SD
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Sioux Falls School District No 49-5 full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Health benefits are better than similar jobs at private agencies.

    Cons

    Salary is far from competitive nationwide.

    Advice to Management

    Look for ways to adequately compensate teachers for their efforts that are over and above.

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