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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

Education Writer
The Colorado Sun

The Colorado Sun is seeking an experienced reporter to cover education, with the understanding that K-12 education is one of the most important economic development, social and political issues facing Colorado. We are particularly interested in exploring the complicated realities in districts outside the metro-Denver area, where schools struggle with budget constraints, teacher shortages, the needs of immigrant students and mental health issues.

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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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News Reporter
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

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 using the content management system and promote website content 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.

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Writer
California School Boards Association

Summary

Under general supervision of Managing Editor, develops, prepares, and produces print and electronic communication from creative concept to final print; researches, writes, and edits news stories, articles, features, and social media content on education programs and policies; fosters cooperative working relationships among Association departments and acts as liaison with various educational, community, public, and government agencies; and performs related work as required.

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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. 

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New York Bureau Chief
Chalkbeat

We’re looking for the next leader of our New York team.

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

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Education Reporter
Boston Globe

About the Globe’s Education Project:

The Boston Globe is creating an independent special investigative unit that will examine issues of inequality in public education in Boston. Building on the findings and data revealed by The Valedictorians Project, the Globe will continue a deeper, more informed public conversation about the challenges faced in Boston’s public education system.

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Editor – Education Project
Boston Globe

About the Globe’s education project:

The Boston Globe is creating an independent special investigative unit that will examine issues of inequality in public education in Boston. Building on the findings and data revealed by The Valedictorians Project, the Globe will continue a deeper, more informed public conversation about the challenges faced in Boston’s public education system.

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Detroit Bureau Chief
Chalkbeat

We’re looking for the next leader of our Detroit team. 

Chalkbeat, the nonprofit news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most, is seeking a seasoned journalist to serve as our Detroit bureau chief. 

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Events Coordinator

The Education Writers Association (EWA) is seeking an enthusiastic, mission-driven, and experienced Events Coordinator who will thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment. The Events Coordinator, under the management of the Development Director, will take a strong leadership role in the planning and execution of all events, including our flagship National Seminar. The position is responsible for event logistics, budgeting, on-site management, and metrics.

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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.