Great Minds, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK-12 instructional materials space, seeks an experienced Managing Editor, PD-IS Communications, Humanities.
Great Minds brings teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom®, Eureka Math™ and PhD Science™, all support teachers as they take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of the humanities, mathematics, and the sciences. Founded in 2007, Great Minds now employs almost 600 people.
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OUR MARKET POSITION
Great Minds’ Eureka Math is the most widely used curriculum in the history of American education. It enjoys an unrivaled 40+ net promoter score. Eureka and its sister products, Wit & Wisdom English and PhD Science, embrace much higher expectations for all students and all teachers. In a market dominated by scripted, procedural materials that drive expectations down, Great Minds produces curricula that celebrate knowledge, respect the craft of teaching, and acknowledge the true capabilities of students.
The Managing Editor, PD-IS Communications, supports Great Minds in its mission to develop and implement Humanities curricula.
The Managing Editor reports to the National Director of PD-IS Content and plays a critical role in the development and execution of Humanities products and processes.
The Managing Editor will contribute to the Great Minds Humanities PD-IS strategy, including:
The Managing Editor is responsible for developing excellent content and providing proactive and effective management of the team’s processes and members. The Managing Editor demonstrates exceptional professionalism and communication skills.
This role is an exciting opportunity for a skilled manager and writer to implement and contribute to Great Mind’s organizational mission to create curricula and resources that ensure all students have access to a quality education in the full range of liberal arts and sciences.
Great Minds is headquartered in Washington, D.C.; however, many members of our team of teacher-writers and professional development facilitators work remotely. The Managing Editor can work remotely.
National Director, PD-IS Content
The Managing Editor may travel approximately 5-10% of the time, depending on location, to:
The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
If selected for an interview a background check will be required.
A cover letter and resume are required for consideration for this position.