• Organization TypeAdvocacy NGO, Association
  • Staff501-1000
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2007

Rocketship Education

Rocketship Education is a non-profit network of public elementary charter schools serving primarily low-income students in neighborhoods where access to excellent schools is limited.  They believe truly transformative schools do more than educate students; they empower teachers, engage parents and inspire communities. Rocketship Education is a network of public K through 5 charter schools dedicated to eliminating the achievement gap in the lifetime. Rocketship is more than a school system—it's a growing family of teachers, leaders, parents and communities, all dedicated to making a positive change for the future. Core Characteristics Rocketeers believe in authenticity. Rocketship Education delivers transparency in the work, assessing how they are doing, growing, and learning with honesty and humility. Rocketship Education brings the whole selves to work, allowing that passion to resonate through the decisions, words and actions. Rocketship Education values and adapt to diverse styles and approaches.   Rocketeers believe in community. Rocketship Education seeks a diverse set of perspectives to build understanding and expand the circle of impact as they work toward the greater purpose. They believe the community begins within the neighborhoods and deepens and expands within classrooms. They value the professional community and its collective impact beyond the own individual roles and contributions.     Rocketeers believe in tenacity. Rocketship Education pursues the goals relentlessly until they achieve them, especially for the Rocketeers. They take courageous steps in the work that lead to excellent outcomes for students. They view each challenge as a hurdle to clear in order to reach the ultimate goal.   Rocketeers believe in innovation. Rocketship Education stretch beyond the status quo to challenge Rocketeers and themselves. They find or create better ways to make the impossible possible. They take responsible risks in order to make a more positive impact.   Rocketeers pursue excellence. Rocketship Education continuously improve the results in response to data and feedback. They strategically prioritize to maximize short and long term solutions. They believe that all children can succeed and they continue to courageously work to eliminate the achievement gap within their lifetimes.
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Careers

Job openings over the past year

3Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Growth and Community Engagement Manager
    United States
  • Office Manager
    United States

Staff at Rocketship Education have experience in

Sectors

  • education
  • teachers
  • international development
  • usaid
  • data management

Countries

  • united states
  • ethiopia

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Redwood City
  • 350 Twin Dolphin Drive, Suite 109