Sep 20, 2016

Work from Home Measured Progress is Seeking Freelance Writers to Develop Test Items

Company: Measured Progress – Posted by Brian Scott – Preferred job location: Anywhere

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Measured Progress is Seeking Freelance Writers to Develop Test Items

Job summary: Measured Progress is looking for highly skilled, freelance item writers in the science field to create test items for large-scale, tailored educational assessment programs. Writers work off-site. Payment is on a per-item basis.

Job Description

Measured Progress (est. 1983), a non-profit company specializing in standards-based educational testing for grades K-12, offers ongoing employment for Freelance Writers to create test items for extensive, grade-specific assessment courses, productivity exercises, and developmental item banks.

Freelance writers work from home. Payment is on a per-project-basis.

Based on the project’s guidelines, freelance writers craft original multiple-choice, open answer, performance tasks (including educational assessment items) to fit specific syllabus plans.

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree, or Doctorate in subject area (or in Curriculum, Measurement or another suitable specialty).
  • Two-plus years of teaching experience attained at the elementary, middle or secondary level.
  • Former item writing experience desired–but will provide pedagogical materials and feedback.
  • Exceptional writing skills.
  • Experience with national and/or state syllabus standards including the Common Core (for Math and ELA) and the Next Generation Science Standards, NGSS (for Science).
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  • Job sources: Online Writing Jobs. Job Categories: Paid Writing Gigs. Job Types: Work from Home. Job Tags: writing. Salaries: Per Assignment Rate.


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