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Three writing gigs with Bar Charts

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Might be of interest…three different gigs…with same contact person, so read below. Michele

Work Type: TI BA II Plus Calculator writer Description:
BarCharts Publishing, a premier publisher of quick-reference material (laminated study guides, flash cards, books, and posters), is seeking an author for a planned guide, TI BA II Plus Calculator, scheduled for publication in November 2017.

Candidates should feel comfortable with concise writing in an outline format. If you are interested, please indicate your experience and email a resume as an attachment. Feel free to provide any additional information you think might be helpful. Location: Remote
Rate: $ 3000 per project
Contact Name: Elizabeth Ronne
Contact Company: BarCharts Publishing, Inc.
Contact Website: http://www.quickstudy.com
Contact Method: -by email

Work Type: Wine: Choose, Taste, Pair & Party writer
Description:
BarCharts Publishing, a premier publisher of quick-reference material (laminated study guides, flash cards, books, and posters), is seeking an author for our Wine: Choose, Taste, Pair & Party guide, scheduled for publication in November 2017. Payment is a $3000 flat fee.

The ideal candidate would be a wine enthusiast with experience writing about wine (books, magazine columns, etc.). Candidates should be comfortable with concise writing in an outline format. We will produce a consumer-friendly guide, presented in an easy-to-follow outline format that can include images, tables, and other useful visual aids. Our guides are typically about 8,000 words, possibly fewer depending on the number of graphic references, and are presented in a three-panel format (six 8.5×11-inch laminated pages). You can take a look at some of our products on our website, including our Beer: Craft & Culture guide, here: http://www.barcharts.com/9781423234661-details.aspx#.WVBQfXeZO8U.

If you are interested in this project, please email a resume as an attachment. Indicate what project you’re interested in and when you would be able to submit the manuscript. Feel free to provide any additional information you think might be helpful.
Location: Remote
Rate: $ 3000 per project
Contact Name: Elizabeth Ronne
Contact Company: BarCharts Publishing, Inc.
Contact Website: http://www.quickstudy.com
Contact Method: -by email
Email: eronne@barcharts.com
Work Type: Physician Assistant PANCE/PANRE writer
Description:
BarCharts Publishing, a premier publisher of quick-reference material (laminated study guides, flash cards, books, and posters), is seeking an author for our Physician Assistant PANCE/PANRE guide, scheduled for publication in November 2017. Payment is a $3000 flat fee.

We are seeking candidates with a strong knowledge of the PANCE and PANRE tests who received a degree from a physician assistant program. Candidates should be comfortable with concise writing in an outline format. We will produce a consumer-friendly guide, presented in an easy-to-follow outline format that can include graphic references, charts, tables, and other useful visual aids. Our guides are typically about 8,000-8,500 words and are presented in a three-panel format (six 8.5×11-inch laminated pages). You can take a look at some of our products on our website, including our Nursing: ATI TEAS 6 guide, here: http://www.barcharts.com/9781423225959-details.aspx#.WVBkYneZMdU.

If you are interested in this project, please email a resume as an attachment. Indicate which project you’re interested in and when you would be able to submit the manuscript. Feel free to provide any additional information you think might be helpful.
Location: Remote
Rate: $ 3000 per project
Contact Name: Elizabeth Ronne
Contact Company: BarCharts Publishing, Inc.
Contact Website: http://www.quickstudy.com
Contact Method: -by email
Email: eronne@barcharts.com

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Math Authoring in Learnosity

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Math Subject Matter Experts for Grades 6-8, Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. Experience in Assessment is a plus, as is experience in the Learnosity platform.

Work involves writing new, and revising existing items and exercises for math within the Learnosity platform.

Location: Remote

Rate: $ 7-11 per new homework exercise
Contact Name: Mark Schmit
Contact Company: MPS North America
Contact Website: http://www.adi-mps.com/
Email: mark.schmit@adi-mps.com

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Postgraduate Academic Texts Copyediting

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A new listing on the Writing for the Education Market job board!

Company: Green Comma

Job Title: Postgraduate Academic Texts Copyediting
Location: Remote
Description:

EXPERIENCED POSTGRADUATE ACADEMIC TEXTS COPYEDITOR? We want to hear from you. Light to moderate copyediting using track changes for published texts being republished for US markets. Must have strong familiarity with various stylings and copyediting basics. Steady work throughout the summer.

How to Apply: 

If you have requisite experience, send list of recent clients and resume.

CONTACT: ashahgreencomma@gmail.com

Link: http://www.greencomma.com

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Spanish Phonics Activities for Early Readers

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A new listing on the Writing for the Education Market job board!

Company: Flink Learning

Job Title: Spanish Phonics Activities for Early Readers
Location: Cambridge, MA
Description:

We need someone to use our proprietary authoring tool to create Spanish Phonics software activities from the accompanying scope and sequence we have created. There are existing English Phonics activities to provide a clear sense of what is needed and a complete Scope and Sequence for the Spanish Phonics activities. In addition, there are twenty already completed activities to help the candidate understand what we expect of the remaining 67 activities. The candidate will be supervised with an experienced English Phonics editor. Learning curve for the authoring tool is less than an hour. All available clipart (for those activities than an use clipart) is available (along with the audio files for that clipart). Each activity should take approximately 60-90 minutes to complete, including recording the audio the activities requires. There are 67 activities to be created. The candidate must have experience teaching or editing Spanish Phonics for young children speak fluent English (to communicate with the English Phonics editor who will manage this project). Budget is $2,000. Cover letter describing Phonics experience required. The job will begin immediately and must be completed in 4 weeks (2-3 activities per day). You can see examples of existing activities by logging in to our web site (www.flinklearning.com) as a student: flinkliteracy1 (no password). Log in with English as your language to see all of the English Phonics activities; log in with Spanish as your language and you’ll see Spanish Phonics activities at Levels 1-3.

How to Apply: 

my name: Peter Dublin
company name: Flink Learning
email me: peter@flinklearning.com
call me: 617-354-7734

Link: http://www.flinklearning.com

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