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Robotics, Drones, and Circuits Curriculum Writer - Remote

Cover letters will be read. Please take a moment to tell us why you would be a great addition to the team. 

Start Date - Immediate

Location - Anywhere, USA

Type - Remote Contract
Experience - Mid-Level
Department - Curriculum Design

Who we are?

Launch Code After School is the nation's fastest growing after-school kids program.  In our centers, kids ages 7-14 learn to code in a fun, engaging way - by playing and building the games and applications they love. With our model, kids have blast, while parents are happy to see their children gain confidence learning coding, math, logic, and problem-solving skills.

What is the Position?

The Robotics and Circuits Curriculum Developer is responsible for developing, creating, and editing a variety of educational and assessment materials. The ideal candidate will be creative and resourceful and must be able to collaborate effectively within a team-oriented environment. The candidate must share the company’s vision and commitment to publish high-quality educational content. Experience in teaching, standards-based education, and assessment is desirable. This is a full-time remote, contract position that can be located anywhere within the US.

Responsibilities:

  • Design standards-based practice and assessment products
  • Write and edit standards-based assessment items and age-appropriate reading and coding passages
  • Write and edit clear, thoughtful lessons for a variety of subject-specific skills
  • Provide, respond to, and implement editorial feedback in a polite and professional manner
  • Use style and procedure guides to ensure consistency across content
  • Use proprietary authoring tools for content development
  • Consistently meet assigned deadlines and quality standards
  • Demonstrate proficiency with programs, such as Microsoft Office for word processing, data management, and collaboration

Education and Subject Matter Expertise Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Science field, MIS or Computer Science
  • Expertise in circuits, robotics, and or drone programming. The technologies we use may include LEGO Mindstorms, LEGO EV3, Makey Makey, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Pi Top, and programable drones

Experience Required:

  • 5 years’ experience (combination of teaching and curriculum development) in Science grades 2-12
  • Proficiency in writing, editing, and communication
  • Careful attention to detail
  • Strong creative and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent research, Internet, and technical skills
  • Effective organizational and time-management skills
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn
  • Positive and high-energy attitude
  • Experience working on projects in multi-faceted and fast-paced environment
  • Experience working on cross-functional teams
  • Experience working with remote team members, a plus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

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