Great Minds, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK-12 instructional materials space, seeks an experienced PD Content Author.
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.
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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 PD Content Author, Mathematics is part of a team responsible for ensuring that Great Minds’ PD content and implementation resources meet the organization’s high standards for quality and coherence.
The PD Content Author, Mathematics will conceptualize, research, write, and edit professional develop and implementation resources including in-person workshops, virtual courses (synchronous and asynchronous), conference sessions, and more. They will follow team processes and guidelines and communicate effectively within and across teams.
This role is an exciting opportunity for a skilled writer with strong mathematical content knowledge to contribute to Great Minds’ organizational mission to create curriculum and resources that ensure all students have access to a quality education in the full range of liberal arts and sciences.
The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Relevant Experience and Skills
Great Minds is headquartered in Washington, D.C.; however, many team members work remotely. The PD Content Author will work remotely.
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.