Math Writing Editor

  • Eureka Math
  • Remote job

Math Writing Editor

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK-12 instructional materials space, seeks an experienced Math Writing Editor.


COMPANY PROFILE

Great Minds, a mission driven Public Benefit Corporation, 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 more than 600 people.

For additional information please visit: www.greatminds.org


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.


Responsibilities

The Math Writing Editor ensures that all Eureka Math content—including print and digital curricula, professional development presentations, and public-facing documents—meets our quality standards for clarity, readability, voice, and tone by identifying areas for improvement and making revisions. A successful Math Writing Editor demonstrates command of the English language, fluency with elementary and/or secondary mathematics, strong communication skills, and attention to detail.


Requirements

  • Ensure the quality and consistency of writing in Eureka Math content.
  • Demonstrate editorial sensibility, including the ability to
    • edit and attend to precise, academic language,
    • ensure the appropriate voice and tone,
    • identify specific areas in which content should be revised, and
    • apply and give constructive feedback.
  • Adhere to
    • the Great Minds Editorial Style Guide,
    • the Eureka Math Style Guide, and
    • the Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS).
  • Work collaboratively with teams within the department, including content developers, math auditors, and managing editors.


Requirements

  • Four-year or advanced college degree, preferably related to Math Education or English
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as an editor of curricula or other publications
  • Superior technical writing and editing skills
  • Fluency in elementary and/or secondary mathematics
  • Familiarity working with CMOS
  • Ability to adapt to the organization’s style, voice, and tone
  • Exposure to Prekindergarten­ through Grade 12 reading (e.g., Lexile) and comprehension levels
  • Meticulous eye for detail while keeping a global perspective
  • Strong communication skills

Ideal Attributes

  • Experience as an editor for a mathematics publication
  • Classroom teaching experience, preferably in mathematics education
  • Efficiency and organization across multiple projects
  • Personal accountability, urgency, and persistence in completing high-quality work products
  • Flexibility during periods of rapid change
  • Appreciation for, and adherence to, a task- and deadline-driven work flow
  • Passion for quality resources within the Prekindergarten through Grade 12 educational system
  • Growth mindset and a welcoming attitude toward constructive feedback
  • Self-motivation to thrive in a remote work setting
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, Equation Editor, and Adobe Reader
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly

Details

  • Full-time regular position
  • Remote position
  • Excellent benefits package

A cover letter and resume are required to be considered for this position.

If selected for an interview, a salary history and background check will be required.


Great Minds is an equal opportunity employer. We will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity), national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws. Our policy reflects and affirms the organization’s commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all discriminatory practices.