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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

Summer 2019 Reporting Internship
Chalkbeat

Chalkbeat, the growing nonprofit news organization telling the story of education in America, is seeking motivated undergraduate or graduate students to serve as summer reporting interns. Our reporting teams cover schools in seven places — Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, Memphis, Newark, and New York City — and we have a national bureau covering education issues affecting schools across the country.

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Assistant Director of Events
Harvard Graduate School of Education - 47206BR

Duties & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Director of Event Operations, the Assistant Director of Events leads the day-to-day events team to ensure the highest level of event and administrative support is provided to faculty, staff, students, and external clients.

• Manages a team of full time employees (currently 3)

• Manages and supports all aspects of events on-site at HGSE and off-site campus locations, including client communication, on-site management collaboration, establish event timelines, ensure special requests are met, etc.

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Senior Editor/Writer
Education Trust

The Senior Editor/Writer’s primary responsibility is to work closely with members of the communications team to ensure the clarity and accuracy of the Education Trust’s written products. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

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Communications Senior Associate / Writer
The Hatcher Group

The Hatcher Group, a communications firm that works on progressive social change, seeks a full-time senior associate to work with our education clients. We are looking for an outstanding writer with strong editing, media and social media skills. This person could work in our Bethesda, Baltimore or Annapolis offices, preferably Bethesda.

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School Accountability and Culture Reporter
The Sacramento Bee

Description

Forget the traditional education beat. We’re looking for a reporter who will cover issues, concerns, and news that matters to anyone who is raising and educating a child.

This is a beat with accountability at its core – how is the school system preparing our children?  And it is also a beat about people – what is the best way for our family to raise our kids?

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Internship Available
Education Writers Association

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

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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Reporter
The Greenville News and the USA Today Network

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K.

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Reporter, Higher Education
Industry Dive

We’re different. We’re Industry Dive, and we’re on the cutting edge of business media.

We are seeking a reporter for Education Dive who will lead our coverage of the higher education industry — from breaking news daily briefs to in-depth original features that analyze trends and issues. You will stay on top of major news and trends, pitch stories, cultivate relationships with stakeholders and hunt down exclusives. You will also do some content and copy editing of briefs and occasionally travel to conferences.

What you can bring to the table:

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News Officer for the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities
University of Chicago

Job Summary:

The Office of Communications tells the stories of the University of Chicago and its faculty, students and alumni and promotes the institution’s unique intellectual culture. The News Officer serves on the news and content team in the Office of Communications—a vital role in telling the story of one of the world’s leading research universities, where rigorous inquiry shapes and defines fields, drives a transformative education, and creates impact that improve lives in Chicago and around the globe.

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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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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.