Want to help us cover the effort to transform public education? Do you believe in building the future of strong, sustainable journalism? Do you love to learn on the job?
Chalkbeat is hiring mission-driven journalists, business staff, and technologists who believe an independent local press is vital to ensuring that education improves. Join us as we seek to provide deep, local coverage of education policy and practice that informs decisions and actions, leading to better schools.
🔗2020 Summer Marketing & Engagement Internship
We’re in search of a motivated undergraduate or graduate student to serve as a summer marketing and engagement intern. In this role, you’ll conduct research to better understand our audience needs and opportunities while also developing and testing different ways to grow our audience. You’ll have an opportunity to collaborate with our reporting teams in seven cities — Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Indianapolis, Memphis, Newark, and New York City — and our national bureau, which reports on issues affecting schools across the country.
Chalkbeat, the growing nonprofit news organization telling the story of public education across the country, seeks a story editor who will make our stories sing. Story editors work one-on-one with bureau chiefs and reporters, providing crucial perspective, adding regional or national context, and ensuring that stories read logically, adhere to Chalkbeat style, and are properly sourced.
Chalkbeat is dedicated to equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees. Chalkbeat encourages people of all races, colors, national origins, ancestries, creeds, religions, genders, ages, disabilities, veteran status, sexual orientations and marital statuses to apply.