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Pay:

TBD

Overview

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Job description:

For this short term research project, raters/transcribers listen to audio responses of adults whose first language is not English, and they 1) provide a score of how well they can understand the response using a specific scoring rubric, and 2) transcribe the words in the responses using specific transcription notation. All work will be done remotely, and raters/transcribers will work 15-20 hours per week for approximately 2 weeks betweenJanuary 14th to 31st.

Qualifications:

* English native speaker

* Some post-secondary education

* Typing speed of 55 WPM

* Ability to work 15 to 20 hours/week

* DoNOThave teaching experience in ESL or English

* DoNOThave education in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, English, TESOL

Qualifications

Technical requirements:

* Good Internet connection

* Computer (PC or Mac)

* Earphones/headset

Hourly rate:

* $15/hour

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