Education Content Specialist

Rosetta Stone · Oct 13th 2018

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We Are Lexia Learning

We are Lexia Learning, a Rosetta Stone company. As one of the best-known and most highly respected reading-technology companies in the world, we are dedicated to empowering literacy educators and students through personalized learning and adaptive assessment. Lexia currently helps over 2.5 million K–12 students learn to read and we are looking for passionate, talented individuals to join our mission driven team.

We Are The Curriculum Development Team

We are a team of passionate educational content design professionals dedicated to creating technology-based EL products for students in grades K-12 that will help English Language Learners reach English Language proficiency.

We are looking to fill a Education Content Specialist position. This Specialist will have the direct focus on the development of our ELL curriculum, use their extensive knowledge in K-12 grade level EL instruction and curriculum design to assist in creating curriculum for second language learners.

Ideal candidates will either reside near Lexia Learning’s Concord, MA office headquarters, within southern California or remotely within North America.

**To be fully considered, please submit a cover letter.**

All About You

INITIATIVE: You enjoy taking initiative and ownership of your work and strive to be proactive in finding solutions on how to best support customers.

ACCOUNTABLE: You hold yourself accountable for ensuring accuracy and timeliness in your duties for the best possible internal stakeholder and customer experience.

COLLABORATIVE: You value opportunities to collaborate with and advise on potential new resources and tools to ensure top tier support is maintained.

ADAPTABLE: You understand how to identify the needs of your audience and to align your communications with them based on their changing needs and levels of experience.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Participate in the development of online, student-facing activities for a blended learning EL program within the primary and secondary (K – 12th) grade levels.
  • Manage fast-paced projects and meet deadlines.
  • Utilize writing and editing skills to ensure highest-quality results.
  • Design activities for delivering educational, English Language Development content.
  • Participate in full-cycle product design and development, including post-release field research.
  • Work collaboratively with team members, contribute actively in brainstorming and planning meetings to create structure for delivering content.
  • Create and maintain documentation related to activity design (e.g., wireframes, wordlists)

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education-related field minimum
  • Master’s degree with specialty in Education, Applied Linguistics, Educational Technology, or similar highly preferred
  • 4+ years of experience as an Educator/Teacher in K-12 required
  • Curriculum development/creation experience with knowledge of ELD field best practices
  • Experience working with English Language Learners in Grades K-12 required.
  • Familiarity and understanding of state and national ELD and ELA standards required
  • Experience with presenting educational content and using technology within the classroom
  • Strong attention to detail, a creative approach to problem-solving, strong organizational and communication skills required.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

At Rosetta Stone we speak, learn, and interact differently, we embrace and thrive on these differences! We deeply benefit from the diversity that each individual has to offer. We are dedicated to fostering a culture that celebrates unique backgrounds, ideas and experiences. Rosetta Stone is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.

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