Math Item Writer - Upper Grades (Freelance)

IXL Learning - Remote - Part time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 12 million students worldwide, is seeking an item writer to join our math content team. In this role, you will collaborate with curriculum designers to write creative, engaging, and mathematically challenging problems for middle and high school students.

This is a 1099 consulting role.


  • Write engaging and challenging math problems to meet specific educational objectives, based on sample problems provided by IXL's curriculum design team
  • Develop age-appropriate, mathematically precise explanations
  • Collaborate with math curriculum designers to meet project deadlines


  • BA/BS degree in math; currently enrolled students are welcome to apply
  • Solid writing and grammar knowledge, with the ability to match writing style to provided examples
  • Prior math item writing experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of math curriculum and state standards through at least Precalculus is preferred

At IXL, we value diversity in age, race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, physical and mental ability, political and religious beliefs, and life experience, and we are proud to promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work. IXL Learning is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: creating innovative learning experiences that help all learners reach their full potential. IXL's comprehensive curriculum and insightful analytics help more than 800,000 teachers deliver personalized instruction, and empower over 12 million students to achieve new learning milestones every day.

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Curriculum Design

Experience Level

Mid Level

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