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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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Contract Writer
EducationSuperHighway

EducationSuperHighway is the leading non-profit focused on upgrading the Internet access in every public school classroom in America. We believe that digital learning has the potential to provide all students with equal access to educational opportunity and that every school requires high-speed broadband to make that opportunity a reality. We accelerate broadband upgrades in America’s K-12 schools with data-driven programs and tools.

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K-12 Education Reporter
EdSurge

EdSurge, a leading education and technology media organization, is looking for a savvy, experienced reporter who is passionate about the people and ideas that shape K-12 education. The reporter will cover the growing community of education entrepreneurs, educators and the students they serve. The ideal candidate will feel equally energized about reporting on big technology companies (think Google, Amazon, etc) and schools and classrooms.

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North America Editor
Times Higher Education

This vacancy is home based, preferably in Washington DC although open to applications across the US.

Times Higher Education is seeking an experienced journalist to lead and develop our editorial presence in North America, writing news and features for an award-winning publication with a global audience.

Higher education is a rewarding area to cover and, as the leading source of global news, insight and data on higher education, THE has ambitious plans to continue to extend its reach and audience.

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Seeking editor for national education blog
redefinED

RedefinED is a seven-year-old education blog (www.redefinedonline.org) with a national footprint in the arena of school choice. Its name derives from the recognition that public education is increasingly being shaped and defined not by neighborhood zoning mandates but by parental empowerment and the extent to which education, broadly defined, is tailoring different learning approaches to the needs of different children.

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Communications Manager – College Excellence Program
The Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues. The Institute has campuses in Aspen, Colorado, and on the Wye River on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It also maintains offices in New York City and has an international network of partners.

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Ed Lab Reporter
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The Seattle Times

At The Seattle Times, you’ll find work that matters.

Founded in 1896, The Seattle Times continues its tradition as a family-owned, Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper that cuts through the clutter and provide readers with timely, relevant news. We serve the Pacific Northwest with thoughtful, independent journalism that makes a real difference in our community. And as a media solutions company, we combine cutting-edge digital capabilities and service with the values and integrity of respected traditional media… with an established audience of 1.8 million.

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Engagement Editor
The Seattle Times

At The Seattle Times, you’ll find work that matters.

Founded in 1896, The Seattle Times continues its tradition as a family-owned, Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper that cuts through the clutter and provide readers with timely, relevant news. We serve the Pacific Northwest with thoughtful, independent journalism that makes a real difference to our community. And as a media solutions company, we combine cutting-edge digital capabilities and service with the values and integrity of respected traditional media… with an established audience of 1.8 million.

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Education Reporters
School Library Journal

School Library Journal (SLJ.com) is looking for freelance journalists to contribute news and feature articles on education as it relates to school and public libraries, with an emphasis on children’s and young adult literature, educational technology, news literacy, censorship, STEM and makerspaces, library programming, and more.  Additional topics we cover regularly include college readiness, advocacy, early learning, federal funding issues, ELL students, equity and diversity factors, the student protest movement, and more.

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WRITER/EDITOR
Edutopia

Edutopia, the influential publisher of videos and stories about what works in education, is looking for a new Writer/Editor. The Writer/Editor will play a critical role within Edutopia, researching, pitching, and writing new stories; shaping and packaging content for maximum engagement; working closely with members of the broader creative team to enhance stories visually through data, photography, illustration, video, animations; and managing and editing other writers and external contributors.

Candidates should have the following:

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EDUCATION REPORTER
EdSource Today

EdSource Today, California’s pre-eminent source of news and analysis about public education, is seeking a fulltime reporter to cover some of the major reforms being implemented in the state and nation.

The ideal candidate is a creative and resourceful writer with a knack for distilling complex topics and education jargon into clear, compelling articles that enrapt readers and reveal why things are as they are, why they work or don’t work.

Optimally, the candidate will have:

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Seeking Editor for Higher Education Newsletter
Industry Dive

Industry Dive is hiring an editor to help lead our coverage of the higher education industry. We’re looking for an experienced, talented journalist who wants to dig deep into the trends and storylines shaping the future of higher ed. (This is not a remote position.) 

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Communications Specialist
Education Resource Strategies (ERS)

Job Description

Demand for Education Resource Strategies (ERS) publications and tools is growing rapidly, increasing our opportunities to contribute to national and local conversations on education reform. Therefore, we are seeking a highly qualified Communications Specialist who has great writing and proofreading skills, including the ability to quickly summarize complex material in short, accessible formats, an eye for design, and a creative approach to distributing our work.

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Intern
Education Writers Association

The Education Writers Association (EWA), the national professional organization representing and supporting 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.

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Account Executive with Education-Focused P.R. Firm
Larson Communications

Are you interested in pursuing a career in communications on the national stage? Are you passionate about helping innovative organizations make a great impact on our nation’s schools? Does an organization with a diverse and high-profile client base that will provide great opportunities for professional growth and good compensation sound appealing? Then read on:

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New York Bureau Chief
Chalkbeat

Chalkbeat, the nonprofit news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most, is seeking a seasoned reporter and editor with management experience to serve as our New York bureau chief.

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Chicago Reporter
Chalkbeat

Chalkbeat, the nonprofit news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most, is seeking reporters to join our Chicago team.

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National Reporter
Chalkbeat

Chalkbeat is looking for a passionate, enterprising reporter to join our national reporting team.

Chalkbeat is the nonprofit news organization committed to covering one of America’s most important stories: the effort to improve schools for all children, especially those who have historically lacked access to a quality education. Read more about our mission and values.

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Associate Director of Publications
Learning Forward

Learning Forward is a nonprofit, international membership association of learning educators committed to one vision in K–12 education: Excellent teaching and learning every day. To realize that vision Learning Forward pursues its mission to build the capacity of leaders to establish and sustain highly effective professional learning. Information about membership, services, and products is available from www.learningforward.org.

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Director of MCAT Products and Outreach
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) is seeking a Director of MCAT Products and Outreach to provide strategic guidance for AAMC’s portfolio of preparation products for the MCAT exam and for communications about the value and validity of MCAT scores. The new Director will manage two AAMC teams, one that oversees the portfolio of MCAT preparation products and another that is responsible for communication and outreach about the MCAT exam.