The Assessment Manager will lead the creation of engaging assessment products from Newsela content that meet our users needs. In this role, you will contribute to the design of assessments & seek out assessment product partners across all subject areas. You will give feedback to freelance contributors on how to build out exceptional assessments, & edit & review freelancers work to ensure quality & consistency. You will play a hands-on role in helping Newsela operationalize the assessment features of our product, & in turn enable improved learning outcomes for students across the U.S.
Why Youll Love This Role
You will get to help build the future of education, enhance how districts & teachers engage students, & provide time-saving approaches that allow educators to design customized learning assessments for different levels of learners. More specifically, this role will allow you to contribute to how Newsela is reshaping content products for districts, schools, & teachers nationwide You will get to play a crucial role in establishing process & operations to scalably instructionalize Newselas content.
Why Well Love You
Drawing your experience in assessment design & instructional best practices in one or more subject areas, you will help us build assessments across subject areas. You have a proven track record of working with adult learners to coach them on learning targets & execution, & know how to thoughtfully architect data-informed strategies to enhance learning outcomes; you are fiercely committed to thinking about what is best for students & for teachers. You are a clear communicator who can give direct, empathetic feedback, & can share your insights about the complex world of teaching & learning to people of different backgrounds.
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that combines engaging, leveled content with integrated formative assessments & insights to supercharge engagement & learning in every subject. Students & teachers use Newsela to find digital content from 100+ of the best sourcesfrom 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 & analytics to take them where they want to go. Newsela has become an essential solution for schools & districts, with a presence in over 90% of U.S. K-12 schools. Newsela is the content platform for the connected classroom.