Current Opportunities

District of Columbia

9/6/2018 – 10/6/2018

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) is seeking an experienced literacy professional with a passion for children’s literacy. The Director of Programs & Content is one part strategic leader, one part reading expert, and one part skilled relationship manager. In this capacity, the Director will work with the programs team to evaluate, create, and execute programmatic and content strategies to ensure a diverse and sustainable portfolio to support RIF’s mission.  To Apply:


9/11/2018 – 10/11/2018

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Illinois is seeking a faculty member (open rank) in bilingual education for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-line or tenured appointment. Please share the call ( with anyone who might be interested and consider applying yourself if you are on the job market this year!



8/30/2018 – 9/30/2018

Content Specialist, ELA Early Literacy

EdReports is seeking a Content Specialist, ELA Early Literacy to join our team. This is a unique opportunity for someone who wants to contribute to the success of a growing organization. For the full job description, please click here. All applicants must live in the continental United States. All qualified applicants must provide a resume and cover letter with salary requirements (click here to apply).

New York

8/29/2018 – 9/29/2018

Words Without Borders (WWB) seeks an organized, outgoing educator with an interest in world literature and a network of contacts in NYC public high schools to help us connect local classrooms to the free resources on Words Without Borders Campus ( Our goal is to add 10-15 NYC schools to our active participants. For details on this part-time, contract position, please visit Feel free to write to with any questions. Deadline: 9/20.


8/29/2018 – 9/29/2018

Education Curriculum Coordinator, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s Education Department offers a range of educational resources as part of our work to create a deeper understanding of rock & roll’s impact. The Curriculum Coordinator is an education professional who seeks to make a difference by engaging thousands of K-12 teachers and students across subject areas. This is a grant-funded position with possibility of renewal. Description and application:


9/4/2018 – 10/4/2018

The Dean of Instruction is a school based leadership position.  Candidates should have a literacy background in middle grades, be very well versed in Common Core and adept at coaching and leading teachers. To learn more about Power Center Academy Middle School- Hickory Hill, please visit our website.   If you would like more information about this position or apply, please email your resume and contact information to Dr. Lisa D Henry at Applications will be accepted September 4, 2018 – September 28, 2018.



7/21/2018 – 10/21/2018

The Department of English invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position specializing in young adult literature and English education beginning September 16, 2019.

See here both to review the full position description including qualifications and requirements, and to submit application materials:

To be considered for a screening interview (conducted via videoconference in early winter), applications must be received by October 15, 2018. Finalist interviews will be conducted on campus; position open until filled.