Science Assessment Writers-Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Focus EduVation seeks candidates to fill an immediate need for Biology assessment writers for a large-scale assessment project that will be ongoing. A short training period for on-boarding writers and content leads will be required. Grade levels include Highschool, 8th, and 5th Grade.

These assessments empower students to develop in-demand, transportable knowledge and skills. Items will not be limited to traditional question types.  Candidates should be prepared to think outside the box to create innovative questions using multiple item templates and item stimuli.

Experience writing to or working with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Massachusetts STE Standards, or Project Lead the Way are highly desirable.

Responsibilities and Duties

The ideal candidate should have teaching experience and a solid familiarity with writing and reviewing biology items according to multi-dimensional standards.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to create innovative items
  • Adaptability using/learning online tools for assessment writing and collaboration
  • Strong content knowledge

Graduate level education preferred but experience with item writing in the subject area to multidimensional standards is the most sought-after requisite.

Respond with your updated resume at

vik@focuseduvation.com