NGSS Content Manager

InnerOrbit - Remote - Full time

Our platform,, features the highest quality NGSS Assessments, phenomena, and 3D reports on the market. We're growing our team with a full-time NGSS Assessment content manager/curriculum designer and would love to have you join our team.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • A deep, conceptual understanding and passion for the NGSS.
  • The ability to manage projects with many moving parts (i.e. writing assessments, working with district partners to design assessments, managing/editing assessments written by a team of contractors, etc)
  • Concrete experience using DCIs, CCCs, SEPs, and Evidence Statements in assessment design and/or instruction.
  • A deep appreciation for the importance of sensemaking. 
  • Knowledge of assessment systems at the classroom/school/district/state level including historical roles of assessment in the marginalization of minority communities.
  • Phenomena-driven assessment and/or lesson examples to share as evidence of your expertise.
  • A desire to thrive through feedback, coaching, and learning.
  • An unreasonable drive for providing the very best for ALL students and teachers.
  • An appreciation for the gravity of assessments in educational decisions at both classroom and district-wide levels to support equitable movements.
  • A deep understanding and desire to learn more about of all science content areas, as we support teachers in grades 3-12.

How will we help you grow?

  • Coaching on NGSS Assessment, NGSS pedagogy, crystallized over the writing of thousands of assessments and working with hundreds of districts.
  • Experience working with a growing Edtech company, founded and run by teachers.
  • Virtual, flexible work with a measurable impact on student learning and teacher quality of life.

How do I apply?

  • Send an email to with the following, or click on the link below:
    • An example of the difference between sense-making and representation.
    • An assessment or NGSS lesson sample, with a clear focus on sense-making and the three dimensions.
    • A resume
    • Optional:
      • 3-5 sentences on why this opportunity is a good fit for you (sell yourself on it).
      • 3-5 sentences on why you would be a good fit for this opportunity. (sell us on you).

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Curriculum Design

Experience Level

Mid Level


RocketLit was founded in the classroom and our newest product (InnerOrbit) provides the highest quality NGSS Assessments on the market. We're growing quickly and this position will help to manage the growth in our assessment content and curriculum design.
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