Curriculum Writer Researcher

Flocabulary - NY - Full time


Who You Are

You are a strong writer with great research skills. You work quickly and aren’t scared of deadlines. You’re known for your attention to detail and trusted as the ‘final set of eyes’ on something. You can think creatively when it comes to how to present and teach content. You don’t mind juggling tasks simultaneously and you pick up new skills quickly. You want to be part of a company that is committed to inspiring and teaching young people.Responsibilities

You will research and write content to support Flocabulary videos across subject areas. Since the material you create will teach students of all ages, you’ll need to be able to write for different reading levels. You will also be reviewing text and videos for educational value, ensuring the factual accuracy of everything Flocabulary produces. Specifically, the Writer/Researcher will:

  • Research various topic areas with an eye for how they are currently taught in classrooms
  • Synthesize research into notes to guide the lyricists who write our songs
  • Review and fact check the lyrics and the visual assets in videos to ensure educational value
  • Write informational text passages that offer relevant information for a given topic
  • Create activities, quizzes and other teaching tools
  • Use various data sources (Google analytics, user requests, CCSS) to help determine new topics to cover
  • Edit and proofread content for various features across the site
  • Manage projects within the department if needed

Skills & Qualifications

  • You are a very strong writer who can work quickly
  • You are an excellent researcher and fact-checker
  • You’re equally comfortable working on your own or collaborating on projects
  • You communicate easily and well about what you do and don’t know
  • You were a great student and have a college degree
  • Bonus points if you have done some tutoring or teaching

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Experience Level

Any experience level

Flocabulary

Why Flocab?

  • We love what we do and have fun doing it
  • We offer full medical/vision/dental after three months
  • We offer unlimited vacation days after the first year
  • We work in DUMBO with views of the water, bridges and skyline

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