Aspire Public Schools
3.0 of 5 23 reviews
www.aspirepublicschools.org Oakland, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great Mission

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools

ProsOur work really does matter, we are making a difference here.

Consno work life balance. like everywhere in California, teachers are underpaid

Advice to Senior ManagementSince the Founder left we are not the same.

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misleading

Education Specialist (Current Employee)
Stockton, CA (US)

I have been working at Aspire Public Schools


Pros: They are interested in determining best practice in general education, general education very defined for those who work for… Cons: You are part of a system not an individual with strengths and weaknesses to be developed, low tolerance for failure to comply to the way… Advice to Senior Management: consider looking at developing a balance approach to education that includes history science which will be subject areas for the students to apply and master… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Great place to work - turnover frequent depending on the team

Analyst (Former Employee)
Oakland, CA (US)

I worked at Aspire Public Schools full-time for more than a year


Pros: Mix of bright, passionate, intelligent people; solid compensation (particularly for… Cons: Disconnect between the Home Office and the rest of the schools (and possibly in between schools); vertical mobility is based… Advice to Senior Management: More diversity on the board and senior leadership team; involve… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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