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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!

Jobs

Spencer Fellowship for Education Reporting at Columbia Journalism School

Do you have a long-term reporting project you don’t have time to pursue? Apply to the Spencer Education Journalism Fellowship at Columbia Journalism School. If you are one of four fellows selected in the spring, you will spend the academic year at the journalism school working with Columbia professors. You will get a $75,000 stipend plus $7,500 for reporting expenses. If you have questions, please contact Barbara Kantrowitz (bak34@columbia.edu).

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Associate Editor
National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE)

Position Summary

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) seeks a talented, capable, and inquisitive associate editor with at least one year of relevant experience to support its publishing work. The associate editor reports to the editorial director and will assist in copyediting, layout, and proofing and production editing of NASBE’s journal and reports, as well as writing short analysis pieces and coordinating with the communications team.

Qualifications

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Assistant Managing Editor for Visuals
Editorial Projects In Education, Inc. (EPE)

Editorial Projects In Education, Inc. (EPE), the publisher of Education Week, is currently seeking an Assistant Managing Editor for Visuals.

Education Week (www.edweek.org), America’s most trusted source of K-12 education news, analysis, and opinion, is a digital-first news operation with a 37-year track record in print and online journalism that is dedicated to raising the level of awareness and understanding among professionals and the public of important issues in American education.

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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF PUBLICATIONS
Learning Forward

PURPOSE: Advances Learning Forward’s vision, mission, and strategic priorities by supporting publications that ensure the integrity of Learning Forward’s brand and message  

REPORTS TO:  Director of Communications

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Senior Communications Advisor , Office of the President
CASE

CASE is a global not-for-profit and membership association whose vision is to advance education to transform lives and society.  Its mission is to inspire, challenge and equip communities of professionals to act effectively and with integrity to champion the success of their institutions. Advancing education in over 3,600 member institutions, CASE has 85,000 members in 82 countries. 

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Senior Communications and Public Relations Manager, Learners at the Center
Jobs for the Future

About JFF

Jobs for the Future is a national nonprofit that builds educational and economic opportunity for underserved populations in the United States. JFF develops innovative programs and public policies that increase college readiness and career success, and build a more highly skilled, competitive workforce. With over 30 years of experience, JFF is a recognized national leader in bridging education and work to increase economic mobility and strengthen our economy.

About the Team

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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, PUBLIC AFFAIRS
American Council on Education (ACE)

The American Council on Education (ACE), the major coordinating body and convener for the nation’s higher education institutions, is looking for a strategic and savvy Associate Director of Public Affairs to help advance ACE’s mission to provide leadership and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives. 

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Web News Reporter
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) is seeking a web news reporter with experience using a content management system. The reporter will report and write about student aid-related legislation, regulations, research, trends and best practices for the NASFAA website and daily electronic newsletter. The reporter will post and update website content using the content management system and promote website content through NASFAA’s social media channels.

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Vice President
The Hatcher Group

The Hatcher Group is a national communications and public affairs firm that works with foundations and nonprofits to advance progressive social change.

We are seeking an entrepreneurial and veteran communications professional with at least 10 years of experience in the communications field. This is a full-time position in our Bethesda office.

The vice president will manage major client projects and issue campaigns in the education, poverty, environment and social justice arenas.

The ideal candidate will have:

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Communications Director
Christensen Institute

The Communications Director is a new role reporting to the VP of External Relations and will play a key part in promoting the Institute’s branding. Specifically, this person will build a communications strategy for our researchers in K-12 and Higher Education. The candidate will tackle a wide variety of projects and should thrive when managing multiple tasks concurrently. A wide degree of creativity, initiative, and latitude is expected. Candidates for this position should have excellent verbal and written communication skills.