Job Category:
K-12, Online Teaching, Writing, Online Content


To be discussed.


We’re looking for the perfect combination of a linguist nerd, pop culture expert, and stand-up comedian. If you think you fit the bill, send us your wittiest cover letter and resume; we’ll be waiting with bated breath. If we like what we see, a topic-specific writing sample will be required. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

As a curriculum writer, you’ll

1. Write engaging lessons—including vocab and grammar-based readings, conversation scripts, and activities—for online publication.

2. Create user-friendly answer keys to accompany your lessons.

3. Plan with a collaborative curriculum map and national foreign language standards.

4. Use a student-friendly, teacher-friendly, and Shmoopy writing voice and style.

The ideal candidate should have

1. Experience teaching Mandarin Chinese.

2. Familiarity with writing for non-academic audiences and ability to express concepts in an approachable way.

3. An eye for detail, a knack for organization, and a love of making deadlines.

4. Competency in Microsoft Word.

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