education full time senior

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A pioneer in K–12 education since 2000, Amplify is leading the way in next-generation curriculum and assessment. Our captivating core and supplemental programs in ELA, math, and science engage all students in rigorous learning and inspire them to think deeply, creatively, and for themselves. Our formative assessment products turn data into practical instructional support to help students at every skill level build a strong foundation in early reading and math. Our programs provide teachers with powerful tools that help them understand and respond to the needs of all their students. Today, Amplify serves five million students in all 50 states.

The Lead Editorial Grapher will work as part of the Graphing Team, which itself is part of the larger Amplify Math Curriculum Team. The Lead Editorial Grapher’s primary responsibilities are to maintain the Desmos Authoring Guide and to review and edit the lessons and practices authored by the rest of the Graphing Team. The Lead Editorial Grapher... may also be the primary author of some Desmos activities.

Responsibilities of the Lead Editorial Grapher:

  • Maintain the Desmos Authoring Guide, a collection of best practices for the Graphing and Curriculum Teams.
  • Review and edit Desmos activities authored by the rest of the Graphing Team.
  • Decide upon best practices in digital lesson design with Curriculum leadership.
  • Communicate these best practices out to the rest of the Graphing Team through messaging, meetings, and documentation.
  • Coordinate with the Design Team when their input is necessary in decision-making.

The Lead Editorial Grapher also shares the following responsibilities with the rest of the Graphing Team:

  • Adapt print-based lessons into digital lessons
  • Work with Curriculum Developers in ideating and then executing digital manipulatives
  • Work with Design team in integrating images into digital lessons
  • Tag lesson content with appropriate metadata, including activity titles and standards
  • Participate in workshops with Curriculum and Design teams

Basic Qualifications of the Grapher:

  • At least one year of authoring experience with Desmos Activity Builder and with the Desmos graphing calculator.
  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, mathematics education, or another quantitative field
  • Comfort in the following mathematical domains:
  • Advanced algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Calculus
  • Statistics
  • At least 5 years of face-to-face classroom teaching experience, preferably in Grades 6-12
  • Proficiency using digital teamwork tools, including spreadsheets and Google Drive
  • At least 6 months of experience with the Amplify Math curriculum

Preferred (but not Required) Qualifications of the Grapher:

  • At least one year of editorial experience with curriculum, either as part of a school district or publisher

We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. To that end, we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

Amplify is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds.

Amplify Education, Inc. is an E-Verify participant

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