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New Orleans Public Schools Reviews

Updated May 3, 2017
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  1. "Teacher"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in New Orleans, LA
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends

    I have been working at New Orleans Public Schools as a contractor (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Serving students of all ages

    Cons

    Could have more opportunities for career moves


  2. "Teacher assistance"

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    Current Employee - Teacher Assistant in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - Teacher Assistant in New Orleans, LA

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

    Pros

    Prompt, professional, excellence and professionalism.

    Cons

    Lateness, non forgiveness, and tardiness.

    Advice to Management

    I am anxious to show my teacher skills to Kingsley House.

  3. "LPN"

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    Former Employee - School Nurse in New Orleans, LA
    Former Employee - School Nurse in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at New Orleans Public Schools (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This was my dream job. My schedule was ideal for my life as a mother and wife.

    Cons

    Poor communication. No job stability. Poor compensation package.


  4. "outreach"

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    Former Employee - Education Consultant in New Orleans, LA
    Former Employee - Education Consultant in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at New Orleans Public Schools (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Make a Difference in a Child's Life.

    Cons

    There needs to be an increase in pay.


  5. "School Nurse/LPN"

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    Current Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great hours, get to work with children, time off with my children,.

    Cons

    Low pay, no room for advancement


  6. "it has been a mediocre experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    the children are a blessing

    Cons

    the pay is low and should be higher


  7. "Educator ( Introduction to computers"

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    Former Employee - Social Worker in Harvey, LA
    Former Employee - Social Worker in Harvey, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at New Orleans Public Schools full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Student pass the leap testing , gives me instance gratification. To see our student complete high school is an honor.

    Cons

    Lack of computers and space

    Advice to Management

    Add updated data and equipment for all students.

  8. "Great opportunity for new teachers"

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

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

    Pros

    99%of the student passed and became outstanding good citizens.

    Cons

    teachers deserve higher pay . more supplies and equipment related to the subject they teach.

    Advice to Management

    behavior support advocate for student and teachers


  9. "Great experience"

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    Former Intern - Intern in New Orleans, LA
    Former Intern - Intern in New Orleans, LA

    I worked at New Orleans Public Schools as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Rewarding experience. Learned a lot about public school systems. Great bosses and stayed busy all summer preparing for next year

    Cons

    Many of the students are still suffering from Katrina and need more support than normal students elsewhere would need. A decent amount of "busy work"

    Advice to Management

    More psychological support for students


  10. "decent"

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    Current Employee - IT Professional in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - IT Professional in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Great sense of community in department.

    Cons

    Not too smart staff in department.

    Advice to Management

    none