As a Content Solution Architect you will be a member of Newsela’s Sales team; you will build relationships with districts across the country, each with distinct content and instructional needs. Working closely with the field sales team, you will apply your pedagogical expertise and consultative skills to architect content solutions that delight districts, teachers and students by enabling engaging and aligned learning to take place in classrooms. By habit, you rely on data, research and industry best practices to inform your day to day, and on your creativity and ingenuity to ensure the final output is delightful to our users.
Why You’ll Love This Role
First and foremost, you will get to scale your impact on student outcomes by leveraging the years of teaching, instructional design, and curriculum writing experience you’ve accumulated in your career. As the face of Newsela out in the market, you will have the opportunity to represent the future of education, enhance how districts and teachers engage students, and provide time-saving approaches that allow educators to design customized learning for different levels of learners. You’ll do all of this, while being part of a fast-growing, highly collaborative team energized by Newsela’s mission and impact.
Why We’ll Love You
Building on your 3+ years of teaching experience and M.Ed in Curriculum & Instruction, you are a curriculum guru with experience designing quality instructional resources, preferably in a cross-curricular capacity across ELA, Social Studies and Science. You have experience identifying instructional needs and building consensus on the just-right solution with multiple stakeholders. Never one to shy away from a public speaking opportunity, you are always willing to hop on a plane to evangelize the importance of bringing curricular vision to life through accessible and differentiated content. In your free time, we can find you scouring your favorite ed-blogs for content and instructional trends in and around your state. When asked to do the impossible for student achievement, you respond with “I’ll figure it out” and think of all the faces you know will benefit from your grit and quality work ethic.
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that combines engaging, leveled content with integrated formative assessments and insights to supercharge engagement and learning in every subject. Students and teachers use Newsela to find digital content from 100+ of the best sources—from National Geographic to NASA, Biography.com to Encyclopedia Britannica, the Washington Post to the Wichita Eagle. Content is instructionalized to meet students where they are, with interactive tools and analytics to take them where they want to go. Newsela has become an essential solution for schools and districts, with a presence in over 90% of U.S. K-12 schools. Newsela is the content platform for the connected classroom.