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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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Senior Writer/Editor, Center for Education and Skills at New America
Center on Education and Skills at New America (CESNA)

The Center on Education and Skills at New America (CESNA) is seeking a senior writer and editor to guide the development of the program’s wide range of publications, including policy reports and briefs, op-eds, tool kits, case studies, project profiles, and social media. Housed within New America’s Education Policy Program, CESNA was founded in 2015 to follow developments in the world of work and to assess the effectiveness of education—both academic and work-based—in helping all Americans access good jobs and economic security.

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Executive Communications Manager
University of South Florida

Job ID: 24525
Location: Tampa, FL
Dept Number/Name: 0-0620-000 / Univ Communication & Marketing
College Division: UCM-Communications and Marketing
Salary Plan: Administrative
Job Code/Title: 4333 / Communications & Marketing Mgr
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $62,500-$74,000.00/year
Position Number: 00004415

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National Media Relations Manager
University of South Florida

Job ID: 24498
Location: Tampa, FL
Department Number/Name: 0-0620-000 / Univ Communication & Marketing
College Division: UCM-Communications and Marketing
Salary Plan: Administrative
Job Code/Title: 4333 / Communications & Marketing Mgr
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $62,500.00-$74,000.00/year
Position Number: 00042314

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Communications Specialist
Education Commission of the States

Status: Exempt

Who We Are:

Education Commission of the States partners with education policy leaders nationwide to address issues by sharing resources and expertise. We are proud to serve both the people who develop and implement education policy and the students who directly benefit from effective policy change. Every day, we provide education leaders with evidence-based information and opportunities for collaboration because informed policymakers create better education policy.

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NASFAA Employment Opportunity: Reporter

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) is seeking a 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, and promote it through NASFAA’s social media channels. The reporter will primarily work a later shift. While the reporter should expect to work roughly 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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Editor
The Grade

Now in its fifth year, The Grade is looking for an experienced editor to take the lead on editing weekly pieces analyzing media coverage of schools, both good and bad. To see recent columns, go here. For more about the project’s history and funding, go here.

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Part-Time Education Policy / Education Business Writer Needed – Flexible Hours

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

Examples of the types of posts we will write

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2020 Summer Reporting Internships
Chalkbeat

We’re looking for interns to report on education in Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, New York City, and Memphis.

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 cities — Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, Memphis, Newark, and New York City — and our national bureau covers issues affecting schools across the country.

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Senior Editor
The Chronicle of Higher Education

The nation’s largest newsroom dedicated to covering colleges and universities, The Chronicle of Higher Education produces vital journalism that drives national conversations about a sector at the heart of the American experiment. For more than 50 years, readers invested in the academic experience have turned to us for unrivaled insight into how higher education works and why it matters. The values of those readers — thoughtful, engaged, and passionate — are also the values of our company. We believe in the power of expert, morally urgent journalism.

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EWA Needs Fall 2019 Intern

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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Freelance Writers
SAANYS

SAANYS is seeking experienced freelance writers to work for its professional membership magazine, Vanguard. Vanguard is published three times per year and is distributed to nearly 9,000 school leaders throughout New York State.

Its purpose is to go beyond the typical association journal and offer an in-depth yet practical exploration of the most pertinent topics in education today. Features include interviews and insights from some of the leading industry names and experts in the field of educational leadership.

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Senior Reporter
EdSource

EdSource, a California nonprofit organization with the state’s largest team of education reporters, is seeking an enterprising reporter to cover student wellness and school climate, with a secondary focus on alternative discipline strategies.