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Content Writer (Contract)

Remote
  • Chicago, Illinois, United States
Content

Job description

ABOUT ALBERT

Albert is a digital learning platform that helps teachers supplement their lessons with engaging, standards-aligned practice questions. Each of our 140,000+ questions is carefully crafted by teachers like you. These questions are aligned to grades 5-12 in curricula as diverse as Common Core, Advanced Placement, SAT/ACT, and NGSS.


THE POSITION

Albert and our authors are passionate about creating world-class content. Working alongside expert educators, you will contribute directly to the heart of Albert: our content.


NOTE: This is a remote, freelance/contract position.


RESPONSIBILITIES


Albert authors work on small teams of content experts to do the following:

  • Write rigorous, standards-aligned practice questions and explanations in your subject area
  • Keep content managers updated on progress and availability
  • Give and respond to feedback
  • Manage time to complete self-paced freelance projects


CURRENT OPENINGS


We add new authors when we have a specific project to complete. We're actively hiring new authors in the following subjects:

ELA

  • ELA/Literature (6th-12th Grade)

Math

  • Core Math (6th-12th Grade)

Science

  • AP® Physics 1
  • AP® Physics 2
  • AP® Physics C: Mechanics
  • AP® Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism

Social Studies

  • AP® African American Studies

SUBJECT NOT LISTED ABOVE?

  • We always keep the above list of available subjects updated. Please submit an application only if you have expertise in one of the above content areas.
  • If you don't see your course/subject listed above, please do not apply now – feel free to check back later to see if your subject is listed.

BENEFITS

  • Learn to create cutting-edge digital content
  • Delve deep into your curriculum
  • Practice writing rigorous assessments aligned to your subject’s standards
  • Develop relationships with expert educators across the country
  • Benefit from the collective expertise of our in-house content team

Job requirements

MUST HAVES:

  • Strong subject expertise
  • Relevant teaching experience
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Flexibility in adapting to project changes
  • Comfort with technology
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Desire to collaborate with other educators.
  • A familiarity with Albert's Course Library
  • A positive, can-do attitude!

NICE TO HAVES:

  • A degree in your relevant subject
  • Experience designing and/or implementing technology in classrooms or schools
  • If you are applying to be a writer for an AP® subject, you ideally teach AP® classes in that subject

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