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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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Senior Communications Officer – K-12 Education
The Walton Family Foundation

Job Description
The Walton Family Foundation is seeking a skilled communications professional to join the Communications team as a Senior Communications Officer – K-12 Education, reporting to the Director of Communications. 

About the Walton Family Foundation

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Communications and Public Relations Director
Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (Parcc Inc.)

STATUS:     Exempt 
REPORTS TO:     Chief of State Engagement and Outreach
EFFECTIVE DATE:     January 2016

POSITION SUMMARY

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Apply by Feb. 16 for Journalism Fellowships on Immigrant Children & Education
Institute for Justice and Journalism

Nowhere is the U.S. demographic shift being felt sooner and more dramatically than in schools. By 2020, one in three children will be an immigrant or have an immigrant parent. How schools are responding to the fastest growing group of U.S. children will be the focus of a fellowship training program organized by the Institute for Justice & Journalism.

Up to 18 journalists will be chosen to attend the conference, to be held March 30-April 1 at Georgia State University in Atlanta. IJJ will pay for travel and other expenses.

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Marketing Coordinator
The National Institute for School Leadership (NISL)

The National Institute for School Leadership (NISL) provides leadership training for school and district leaders designed to improve student achievement at scale.  Its Executive Development Program has been proven to strengthen the instructional leadership of aspiring and current leaders and raise achievement across districts and states.  NISL offers targeted programs for high-priority challenges and capacity building for states, districts and schools using a proven train-the-trainer model.

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Public Relations Manager
Northwest Evaluation Association

NWEA has an exciting new opening for Public Relations Manager within the NWEA Marketing team. This is a full-time opportunity offering competitive compensation, a substantial benefits package and career growth opportunities. This position may be home-based within the U.S. or may be located in our home office in Portland, Oregon.

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Media & External Relations Manager
America’s Promise Alliance

About America’s Promise Alliance: America’s Promise Alliance is the nation’s largest network dedicated to improving the lives of children and youth. Through its signature effort, the GradNation campaign, America’s Promise harnesses the collective power of 400 national organizations and thousands of community leaders to mobilize Americans to raise the high school graduation rate to 90 percent by 2020.

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Senior Editor
The Seventy Four

The Seventy Four is seeking an education editor to join its senior leadership team and assist in the expansion of its growing digital newsroom. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a high-energy entrepreneurial environment, eager to both oversee daily beat coverage and steer long-form features and investigations.

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Senior Reporter
United Federation of Teachers

Major education union seeks an experienced journalist to join its communications staff. The candidate must demonstrate substantial knowledge of New York City public education. Excellent writing, research and investigative reporting skills are essential. Experience as a public school teacher a plus.

Duties include writing news and features for the union’s website and its monthly newspaper. In addition, the reporter will be versed in Twitter and able to provide background information and research assistance to the UFT’s external press department as needed. 

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Part-Time Education Policy Writer Needed – Flexible Hours

Seeking a part-time ghost-writer to develop content for an Education / Media start-up.  All work can be done remotely and based on the writer’s preferred schedule.  Most of the writing will consist of 500-800 word pieces (e.g., blog posts, op-eds) on education entrepreneurship / education policy topics.

Examples of the types of posts we will write

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Manuscript Editor for Education Next
Education Next

Education Next is looking to hire a part-time manuscript editor to start sometime between February 1 and March 1, 2016.

EdNext is a journal of opinion and research that focuses on K-12 education policy. On a quarterly basis, EdNext publishes a collection of feature stories and research articles in an 88-page journal. Prior to the print publication of each issue, articles are released on the journal’s website www.educationnext.org.

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Senior Editor, International Education—Washington, D.C.
U.S. News & World Report

The Education section at U.S. News & World Report seeks an experienced, full-time editor based in our Washington, D.C., office who will be responsible for planning and editing consumer-focused content for usnews.com/education.

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Vice President with Education-Reform Public Relations Firm
Larson Communications

Are you interested in pursuing an exciting career in communications and public relations at a national level, specifically in helping reform the nation’s public education system? Are you interested in a leadership role in a growing public relations firm with a diverse and high profile client base, one that will provide tremendous opportunity for professional growth?

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Writer / Reporter
LRP Publications, Inc.

All interested candidates MUST apply online at www.lrp.com.

LRP Publications, Inc. has been an industry-leading provider of multimedia solutions for business and education professionals for over three decades, offering world-class content and exceptional customer service. LRP’s customers receive the guidance, knowledge and tools they need in the format they want.

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Enterprise and Investigative Reporter, Education

Oklahoma Watch is a five-year-old, nonprofit media organization that specializes in in-depth and investigative reporting on a wide range of quality-of-life issues, often focusing on the poor and disadvantaged. We are seeking a reporter to cover public education, mainly K-12 but also some higher education and occasional general assignment. The reporter should have several years of professional experience and an ability to write cleanly, report aggressively and grasp the larger context of issues.

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Education Reporter (Paying for School) — Washington, D.C.
U.S. News & World Report

The Education section at U.S. News & World Report seeks an experienced, full-time reporter based in our Washington, D.C., office who will be responsible for writing consumer-focused content for usnews.com/education. The beat will be focused on paying for college and graduate school, including college savings, financial aid, student loans and scholarships, aimed at an audience of prospective students and their parents. The position does not involve breaking news coverage or reporting on education policy.

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