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Career Center

Find new career opportunities for education reporters and communications professionals. Looking for an experienced education writer for your next project? Post your listing now!

Find new career opportunities for education reporters and communications professionals. Looking for an experienced education writer for your next project? Post your listing now!

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Education Technology Reporter
EdSurge

EdSurge is looking for a savvy reporter who is passionate about the people and ideas that shape how learners learn and teachers teach. The reporter will cover the growing community of education entrepreneurs, tech-smart educators and the students they serve. The ideal candidate will feel equally energized reporting on big technology companies (think Google, Amazon, etc) and schools and classrooms.

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Assistant Editor, K-12
EdSurge

EdSurge is looking for a K-12 editor who is passionate about the people and ideas that shape how learners learn and teachers teach. This editor plays a key role in defining our coverage of the K-12 community of entrepreneurs, tech-smart educators and students they aim to serve. The ideal candidate will possess a knack for reporting and a keen eye for finding storytellers.

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Assistant Editor, Higher Ed
EdSurge

EdSurge is looking for a versatile journalist who is passionate about the people and ideas shaping how learners learn and teachers teach, and is curious about what college will look like in the future. This assistant editor plays a key role in defining our coverage of the higher education community of entrepreneurs, tech-smart professors and the students they aim to serve. The ideal candidate will possess a knack for reporting and a keen eye for storytelling.

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Editorial Lead
Education Week Teacher

Education Week, the nation’s premier independent news source for pre-K-12 education, is looking for a creative and enterprising editor to lead its online vertical for teachers and direct coverage of the teaching profession across all its digital and print platforms. You’ll have the opportunity to stretch yourself professionally as part of Editorial Projects in Education (EPE), an entrepreneurial nonprofit media organization that engages readers and viewers through digital, print, video, and broadcast media and live and virtual events.

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Program Specialist
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA) is seeking an enthusiastic and enterprising Program Specialist who will support our efforts to strengthen the community of education writers and improve the quality of education news coverage. The Program Specialist will help us deliver in-person seminars for education journalists, mentoring programs, fellowships, and online resources (blogs, podcasts, Topics Pages etc.), among other priorities. This is a chance to grow and learn — and to connect with journalists and experts around the country.

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Events Coordinator
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA) is seeking an enthusiastic, mission-driven, and experienced Events Coordinator who will thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment. The Events Coordinator, under the management of the Chief Operating Officer, will take a strong leadership role in the planning and execution of all events, including our flagship National Seminar. The position is responsible for event logistics, budgeting, and on-site management.

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Education Reporter
The Las Vegas Review-Journal

Job Description:  Clark County education reporter

The Las Vegas Review-Journal is looking for an ambitious, inquisitive, experienced reporter to join its three-person education team — one to cover higher ed and two to cover the Clark County School District. This is a challenging job that focuses on myriad issues surrounding the nation’s fifth-largest district, its 357 schools and 320,000 students, and one that is facing a controversial state-mandated reorganization.

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Associate Writer-Editor
Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT)

The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is comprised of over 550 governing boards, and over 6,000 trustees who govern public and private community, technical and junior colleges across the U.S. and abroad.  ACCT is the voice of community college leaders at the federal level, spearheading federal-level advocacy efforts, facilitating board education, and implementing innovative initiatives to facilitate student success and college completion.   

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Account Supervisor/Deputy Project Manager
Hager Sharp

Hager Sharp is an independent marketing and communications agency owned by employees with a shared passion: Developing ideas that make a difference. We create award-winning campaigns that achieve results for organizations committed to improving health, advancing education, and transforming our communities—through communications that engage, motivate, and inspire in any and every medium that best reaches a particular audience, from earned to paid, digital to print, in-person to outdoor. If you’re looking for an agency where making a difference is in the DNA, come to Hager Sharp.

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Accountability Editor
Education Post

We are looking for an Accountability Editor to join our Editorial and Strategic Support Teams! Is it you? If it is, then you’re detail-oriented, a strong writer and passionate about education policy. You’re comfortable translating policy “wonk-speak” to a general audience, because in addition to tracking state-level policy, you’re making sure that our writers—who are typically parents, students, and educators (not wonks)—are comfortable writing about it.

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Media Relations Manager
Milken Family Foundation

The Santa Monica-based Milken Family Foundation seeks a talented and experienced media relations professional for the Media Relations Manager position. Serving as a key member of a highly collaborative Communications team and reporting to the Senior Vice President, this position will be responsible for overseeing and managing strategic planning, day-to-day operations and media outreach for MFF’s initiatives, with a special focus on the Milken Educator Awards, named “the Oscars of Teaching” by Teacher Magazine.

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Content and Communications Coordinator
The Carnegie Foundation

The Content and Communications Coordinator will support the Foundation’s communications and field-building efforts across its multiple channels, including print, Web, email, and social media. S/he will be an integral part of the Communications team, and will work on the front lines of delivering key content and messages to our targeted audiences.

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Education Reporter (21-Month Assignment)
The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times is seeking an experienced reporter to join Education Lab, an ambitious, groundbreaking project that has had significant impacts on public education in Washington state.  This is a grant-funded, 21-month position.

Candidates should have experience in finding and writing compelling, in-depth stories, ideally about schools and learning.  Strong multi-media skills and experience covering education are big pluses.

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Engagement Editor
The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times is seeking an experienced engagement editor to join Education Lab, an ambitious, groundbreaking project that has significant impacts on public education in Washington state.  This is a grant-funded, 21-month position.

We seek candidates who can help lead Education Lab’s award-winning effort to spark and nurture constructive conversation about education in Washington state, and to seek out community voices that can improve our journalism.

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Freelance Ed-Tech Writer
District Administration

District Administration, a national K-12 education publication, is looking for a freelance writer for our monthly technology feature. Our tech stories may be product-oriented but are never promotional. Their goal is to give school district technologists the information and insight they need to make better purchase and implementation decisions. Stories are typically 1,000 words. Pay is competitive. Send inquiries and clips to jdsolomon@promediagrp.com.