Design Principal

Education Elements, Inc. - Washington, DC - Full time

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ORGANIZATION: Education Elements

POSITION: Design Principal

LOCATION: Washington, D.C.

REPORTS TO: Director of Design and Implementation

SALARY: $70,000

About Us:

Education Elements works with districts to build and support dynamic school systems that meet the needs of every learner, today and tomorrow. We take the time to understand the unique challenges school leaders face, and then customize the Education Elements approach for each district. We have worked with hundreds of districts across the country. We bring deep expertise, design-thinking, expert facilitation and the spirit of collaboration, along with our extensive toolkit of resources and technology, to deliver sustainable results.


* Designs and leads professional development sessions on blended and personalized learning

* Manages relationship with district partners

* Maintains project plans and communicates project status to the necessary stakeholders in a timely manner

* Creates instructional models in collaboration with school and district teams

* Understands the landscape of digital content and ed tech tools

* Strong communicator

* Understands effective email communication, including how to message issues and who the right parties are to include

* Escalates project issues to the Senior Consultant when necessary, and understands which conversations to include Senior Consultants in

* Collaborates effectively with district partners and across Education Elements


* Experience leading professional development for adults

* Passion for and/or experience using technology to blend or personalize learning

* High level of comfort with technology, with experience using technology in an educational context preferred

* Highly organized and detail oriented

* Ability to balance work on multiple projects

* Creative thinker who can develop new content or improve on existing content

* 2-5 years of experience in a school environment, preferably both as a teacher and leading professional development and/or managing projects

* Willingness to travel 50%

Why Ed Elements:

* At Education Elements, you will be challenged every day because we are growing quickly and steadily and we are relentless in our pursuit to find better ways to support school districts. We form deep relationships with our districts and our edtech partners and we constantly teach each other and learn from each other.

* Students in schools that work with Education Elements are more engaged and achieve more

* Teachers in schools that work with Education Elements are more satisfied and believe they have more impact on their students

* Leaders that work with Education Elements see a high level of success in the implementation of personalized learning

* We are recognized thought leaders in blended and personalized learning

* We have an amazing, passionate and fun team

* We offer a generous benefits package including a variety of 100% paid medical, dental, and vision plans to choose from; Freedom PTO; 401K

Our Commitment to Diversity:

We believe creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive work community is crucial to best serving the districts and schools we represent. In order to achieve this goal, we are intent on creating a welcoming and supportive multicultural environment. We openly encourage, respect and celebrate the diversity we are resolved to cultivate. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

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