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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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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.

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Education Contributors
Forbes.com

We’re looking for freelance journalists to contribute posts on education, with an emphasis on education’s intersection with business and money. We’re especially interested in writers with expertise in EdTech.

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Baltimore Communications Professional
The Hatcher Group

The Hatcher Group is a full-service public affairs and communications firm that works solely with nonprofits, foundations and government. Founded in 2000, The Hatcher Group is based in Bethesda, Md., with offices in Baltimore and Annapolis. We find smart and creative ways to connect our clients with policymakers, the media and the public, to help them advance social change.

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Staff Writer Position
Education Week

Education Week is currently seeking a smart, ambitious reporter to help us find fresh ways to engage and serve one of our largest and most dynamic audiences: teachers.

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Director of Communications
Amplify

Amplify builds innovative and compelling digital educational products that empower teachers and students across the country. We have a long history as the leading innovator in K-12 education – and have been described as the best tech company in education and the best education company in tech. While others try to shrink the learning experience into the technology, we use technology to expand what is possible in real classrooms with real students and teachers.

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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 (AME) for Visuals.

The AME for Visuals is a crucial part of the newsroom leadership team at Education Week, a role that is one-part innovative storyteller, one-part driven team leader, and one-part content strategist/entrepreneur.

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MULTI MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education

The CPRE Knowledge Hub (cprehub.org) is looking for a person with a background in communications and education policy to serve as its Multimedia Communications Specialist. This position will work with other team members to conceptualize, produce written content, and contribute to a virtual space with videos, podcasts, research, and interactive forums. Manage website content and social media accounts including posting and writing content for the site, and developing and implementing social media and communication strategies to increase viewership and engagement.