BrainPOP LLC Assessment Writer in New York, New York

BrainPOP, the global leader in online, animated educational resources, seeks an Assessment Writer to join us at our New York City headquarters.

You Are:

An efficient writer with an ear for tone and style
Knowledgeable about best practices in educational assessment
Skilled in prompting critical thought in students
Experience writing for a K-12 audience is preferred, but not absolutely required. We’re looking for a writer who happens to be an educator, not vice-versa.

Responsibilities

Contribute to all editorial team efforts, including, but not limited to:
Writing and editing assessment materials such as quizzes, activities, and other interactive features
Enhancing our content’s metadata
Aligning content with CCSS and NGSS standards
Ensuring that files are correctly versioned and workflow is tracked in our data management platform
Review and edit features for existing BrainPOP topics.
Provide editorial support for BrainPOP Educators, including blog posts and social media updates

Skills

Proven ability to write in a clear and concise voice for younger audiences
Knack for explaining complex concepts in simple, easy-to-understand ways
Ability to quickly learn unfamiliar subjects
Strong research, communication, editorial, and proofing skills
Ability to juggle and prioritize multiple projects
Extra Bonus Points!

Familiarity with Bloom’s Taxonomy, Common Core State Standards, and Next Generation Science Standards
Published writing samples (preferably in the realm of educational assessments)

To apply, send your resume to jobs@brainpop.com. Please include your full name and “Assessment Writer” in the email’s subject.

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