- Tarkington ISD03.Feb 2019
All employees were helpful and understanding and dependable.
Few meetings in which all employees were included. Meetings were departmental, by subject matter, so you didn't get to talk or work with teachers from other subject areas.
Attitude towards older colleagues
Heard of an employee of 35 years who was passed over for a leadership position in favor of a 27 year old with much less experience.
Office / Work Environment
Sometimes rooms were overly cool or overly warm
Teaching adolescents can be very challenging!
Suggestions for improvement
- Always have a panel when choosing someone for a position instead of allowing it to be the choice of just one person. More involvement from administration with new employees. More out-of-workplace experiences for staff. Information about people who are goi
What I like about the company
Because it is in a rural community, the students are still the kind who say, "Yes, ma'am" or "No, sir." There are few fights and no gang issues. The teachers are caring, but there are plenty of positions available for helping students outside of school. T
What I dislike about the company
The staff is compartmentalized into departments, so you don't feel like you know the teachers in other areas. More full staff meetings and outside of work get-togethers would be helpful to increase the idea of everyone working together for one goal.
The following benefits were offered to me
- CompanyTarkington ISD
- Are you a Current or Former Employee?Former employee