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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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Reporter (Education Lab)
The Seattle Times

Do you know IDEA from ESSA, the Star Report from the Heckman Equation? Do you want to move beyond toxicity in news? Are you insatiably curious about the different factors that shape the experience of childhood in America today? 

If so, we want you to join us as a Reporter on our dynamic education team. As part of this trailblazing group, you would contribute to Education Lab, a community-funded project that takes a Solutions Journalism approach to public education. 

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Communications & Marketing Manager

The Education Writers Association (EWA) is seeking an experienced and mission-driven Communications and Marketing Manager to drive our efforts to inform and engage the national education journalism community. Working under the management of the Deputy Director, the successful candidate will take a strong leadership role in developing and carrying out strategies to enhance EWA’s visibility, grow our membership, and extend the reach and impact of our programs and services.

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Account Supervisor
GMMB

Location:Seattle
Job Code:3825
# of Openings:1

Are you up for a meaningful challenge? Do you aspire to use your creativity to drive social change? 

Then come join our team of sharp, passionate and (sometimes) quirky activists.  In our 30+ years, we’ve helped elect presidents; fought for stricter regulations on tobacco, drunk driving and carbon emissions; united foster children with their forever families; and helped bring health coverage to all Americans.   

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Reporter
Chalkbeat

Chalkbeat, the growing nonprofit news organization covering the story of public education in America, is seeking an ambitious reporter to join our Indiana bureau.

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Senior Editor
Southern Poverty Law Center

Location: Montgomery, AL
Program: Teaching Tolerance

 

Summary:
The Senior Editor position requires a highly organized, seasoned writer and editor, a collaborative team player, and an impassioned social-justice advocate who knows K-12 education. The senior editor is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and is adept at multi-tasking and working on multiple projects at the same time.

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Higher Education Reporter
EdSurge

What will colleges look like in the future? How will they evolve to meet the diverse needs of learners from all ages and backgrounds? And how much will these efforts cost?

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Senior Manager, Strategic Communications
The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is seeking a Senior Manager, Strategic Communications to help increase the visibility of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s and The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s brands, products, editorial coverage, and executive leadership within the higher education, non-profit, and publishing communities.

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Editorial Director
ADL Education, New York City

ADL EDU, the education division of ADL (formerly the Anti–Defamation League), is the largest provider of anti–bias and bullying prevention resources and curriculum for K12 educators and a leading provider of anti–bias training and support for post-secondary institutions and workplaces. We are educators and experts committed to promoting respectful and civil environments in schools and communities based on principles of equity, inclusion and diversity.

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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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Editor in Chief
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is seeking an Editor in Chief, Books within the Publishing and Professional Learning division of NAEYC.  NAEYC is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research. NAEYC advances a diverse, dynamic early childhood profession and supports all who care for, educate, and work on behalf of young children.

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CONTRACT EDITOR AND WRITER
College Excellence Program

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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Managing Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION Position: Managing Editor
Program: Teaching Tolerance
Location: Montgomery, AL

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Education Reporters
McClatchy

Two McClatchy newsrooms in North Carolina are looking for education reporters: A higher education reporter at The News & Observer in Raleigh; and a K-12 education reporter at The Charlotte Observer. Apply here.   

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Blog Writer
Higher Education

We’re launching a new blog venture on BestColleges.com and we’re looking for a freelance journalist to help us cover the higher education landscape. This includes (but is not limited to) enrollment trends, developments in online higher education, campus-based news, and pertinent financial information for current and prospective students. We’re looking for a freelancer who can write once per week. We have certain topics we want to cover but we’re also open to creative input from our journalist.