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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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Internal Communication Specialist
Southern Utah University

Location: Cedar City, Utah
Category: Marketing Communication
Type: Professional Staff, Full Time, 10-month contract
Standard Hours per Week: 40
Work Schedule Summary: M-F, may include nights and weekends
Salary: $32,000 -Salary commensurate w/qualifications and experience.

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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 educators and students, and how technology impacts their work. The ideal candidate will possess a knack for storytelling and helping others share their stories.

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Intern
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA), the national professional organization for education journalists, is seeking an enthusiastic and mission-driven Intern who will thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment. Our paid interns play a key role in conveying the value of EWA to our members and other stakeholders.

Our interns should share EWA’s commitment to the value of independent professional journalism and embrace EWA’s mission to strengthen the community of education writers and improve the quality of education coverage to better inform the public.

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Senior News Editor
The74Million.org

The 74 is seeking an experienced and aggressive senior news editor for its expanding digital network of education news websites (The74Million.org, LASchoolReport.com, TopSheet.com).

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Assistant Director
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA), the national professional organization for education journalists, is seeking an energetic and accomplished Assistant Director to lead ongoing and emerging initiatives, with an emphasis on programming to promote compelling news coverage of higher education.

The assistant director should share EWA’s commitment to the value of independent professional journalism and embrace EWA’s mission to strengthen the community of education writers and improve the quality of education coverage to better inform the public.

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Staff Editor and Editor, Diversity & Democracy
Association of American Colleges and Universities

The Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), a national higher education organization committed to advancing quality and equity in undergraduate education, seeks a bright, self-motivated, productive, and creative individual for the position of Staff Editor and Editor, Diversity & Democracy. The position requires excellent editing, writing, and organizational skills; familiarity with web-based research and outreach; knowledge of topics related to teaching and learning, academic lea

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Communications Associate
American Educational Research Association

With more than 25,000 members, the American Educational Research Association (AERA) is the largest national professional organization devoted to the scientific study of education and learning. Founded in 1916, AERA advances knowledge about education, encourages scholarly inquiry related to education, and promotes the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.

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Communications Manager
The Education Trust

The Education Trust seeks a Communications Manager to support the work of the organization’s Government Affairs & Communications division. Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Communications Manager will work alongside Ed Trust’s content teams to develop and execute communications activities to further advance the organization’s advocacy goals.

About the Organization

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Reporter, Higher Ed
EdSurge

How can technology impact teaching and learning? What’s really working and what’s not? What do educators and entrepreneurs need to know? These are the questions we ask everyday at EdSurge, the leading source for edtech news.

We are seeking a Reporter who will help build our coverage of higher education and the role that technology has in it. This is an extraordinary opportunity for a young reporter to develop deep expertise in higher education and build great storytelling and reporting skills.

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Higher Education Reporter
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s education team is seeking a seasoned reporter to cover Georgia’s robust higher education system, its trends, issues, personalities and policies. The candidate should have the political smarts to cover and analyze state-level politics and the ability to write A1 and Sunday enterprise, as well as the ability to turn a quick digital post and tell multimedia stories online.

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Multimedia & Web Specialist
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA) is seeking an enthusiastic, mission-driven and experienced Multimedia & Web Specialist who will thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment. This position plays a key role in managing the day-to-day operation of EWA’s website, creating and producing multimedia content, supporting the growth of EWA’s online resources, providing technical expertise and ensuring that all of EWA’s digital programs are continually improved to enhance the user experience.

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Associate Director, Media Relations
Emory University

(Job classification:  Associate Director, News and Information)

Emory University seeks a media communications professional with a keen news sense, superb writing and storytelling skills, and demonstrated success in obtaining high-value, high-impact media placements. 

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Media Relations, the media relations officer will play a key role in the development and implementation of integrated media relations and communications strategies that will enhance Emory’s visibility, impact and reputation. 

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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.