Professional Learning Specialist at Newsela
As a Professional Learning Specialist, you will support the development, scheduling, and delivery of professional learning to schools and districts using Newsela’s products. Along the way, you will work closely with your fellow Customer Success teammates to ensure teachers and administrators have a seamless implementation experience, and continue to use Newsela tools in new ways that further enhance engagement. You will regularly develop and deliver digital and interactive resources (PDFs, webinars, online courses, etc.), aligned with pedagogical best practices, that can be leveraged across Newsela teams to aid professional learning, portfolio management, and sales support.
Why You’ll Love This Role
You will have the opportunity to make an impact and leverage your love for teaching by helping other educators seamlessly infuse technology into their instructional practice. You will be able to flex your creativity skills and experiment by making instructional resource materials, based on educator need and industry best practice. By helping teach educators how to support learning outcomes, you will 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 readers.
Why We’ll Love You
You are excited to use your +2 years teaching experience and robust pedagogy knowledge to drive design and production of resources that support educators’ professional learning development. You aren’t afraid to think outside the box to help educators break old habits and infuse Newsela into their daily instruction. You are tech-savvy, and passionate about making sure that educators get the most out of Newsela, and can masterfully articulate the power it has in the classroom.
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.