Goalbook - Author/Grade K-2 Teacher Content Contributor (Remote Contractor)

Job Details

Region: 1
School District/Employer: Goalbook
District Category/Employer:
Position: Teacher
Assignment Level: Level
  • Elementary
Core Subjects
  • Language Arts/Reading
  • Mathematics
Job Title: Author/Grade K-2 Teacher Content Contributor (Remote Contractor)
School: Goalbook
Campus Description: At Goalbook, we empower teachers to transform instruction so that ALL students succeed through our research-based resources and professional development. We partner with more than 500 districts across 45 states. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a values-driven company that is developing innovative solutions to improve the equity and access of our diverse school system and address deeply-embedded societal challenges.
Date Posted: 4/22/2017
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 3
Commitment: Part Time
Description/Notes: ​Have you ever written something so that your students have access to engaging, on-level reading material? We're looking for original, teacher-written passages that address important K-2 topics. Please review the passage categories below and follow the link for more descriptions and examples. If this sounds like something you've done for your class, we can't wait to see it!

Passage Categories:

- Our School Community
- Classroom Culture
- Decodable Passages
- Science
- Social Studies

Join our team of remote content contributors committed to closing the achievement gap and building inclusive instructional practices across thousands of Goalbook classrooms, in hundreds of districts, across 45 states. We are looking for teachers who want to share their creative best practices to inspire thousands of educators AND get paid for sharing what they do best.

Steps to Apply:
1. Submit Application: https://goo.gl/forms/Lw85pPLnSEsIvDcC3
2. Receive Invitation to Review Open Projects
3. Review Open Projects- We have a list of open projects for which we are hoping to find teachers who have had success teaching the content related to each project.
4. Identify a Project to Apply for: “Have I successfully implemented the content related to this project in my classroom?”
5. Apply to Multiple Projects: Complete the short survey demonstrating your success in your classroom for each application.
6. Contract: If accepted, you will be invited to go into contract with us.

Evaluation of Applications: Applications are reviewed in the order in which they were submitted. Please note, unfortunately we sometimes get multiple submissions for the same project and we are unable to approve every application we receive. For this reason, we highly encourage each applicant to make multiple applications for different projects. If you were selected to go into contract, an editor from our team will reach out with more details regarding the project expectations, due date, and compensation.

Content Contributor Responsibilities: If invited to go into contract, our content contributor is a remote contractor position to complete a single project. More details on each project’s expectation, due date, and compensation will be shared when you are invited to go into contract.

Opportunity to Work on Future Projects: Depending on our evaluation of the first project submitted, and if the expectations detailed in the contract are met or exceeded, we will invite you back to submit additional applications. For contributors who have demonstrated consistent and successful completion of projects, we also proactively propose longer-term projects to work on. Accepting to work on additional projects that we propose is completely optional and up to the contributor.
Qualifications: Required Skills & Experience
• 5 years K-2 teaching experience
Desirable Skills & Experience
• Creative and innovative spirit
• Knowledgeable of Common Core Standards and Universal Design for Learning
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
How To Apply: Complete Application Survey: https://goo.gl/forms/Lw85pPLnSEsIvDcC3
Note: This position is a flexible, part-time, remote position.

Diversity Statement
Goalbook is committed to building a diverse team that can understand and serve ALL students in the US public school system. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBT applicants.

Contact Person:

Name: Kady Song
Email: katherines@goalbookapp.com
Address: PO Box 1289
City: San Mateo
State: CA
Zip: 94401
Phone: (415) 633-6121

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