The mission of Great Oaks Charter Schools is to prepare students to succeed in college. What sets Great Oaks Charter Schools apart from other charters is the use of a high-dosage tutoring model implemented by the Great Oaks Tutors Corps, a group of recent college graduates dedicating a year of service, who provide daily tutoring to every student. At – more...Great Oaks, we are committed to providing a rigorous academic program, fostering a positive school culture and building authentic relationships with families. We are seeking hard-working, tenacious people who share the belief that all students deserve a high-quality education.
We have succesfully replicated this model in Newark, NJ, New York, NY, Bridgeport, CT and Wilmington, DE. – less
What do employees at Great Oaks Charter Schools say about culture and work-life balance?
Would Not Suggest
Written by TUTOR CORPS FELLOW (Former Employee) from Wilmington, DE on June 7, 2019
When you go into education, you more than likely know that you are signing up to put in long hours. My experience with Great Oaks went above and beyond even my most brutal expectations. I would frequently work 14 hour days and, while the kids were absolutely amazing, the adult culture was frequently toxic and all the admins were, more or less, just - more...