Executive Editor, Junior Scholastic

Magazine Publishing
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  • B.S. or B.A., preferably in communications and/or education. 
  • Excellent track record as both an editor and creator of nonfiction stories on a range of topics; digital and video storytelling experience a plus.  
  • At least 5-10 years of print editing and/or publishing experience. 
  • Strong visual sense; able to work closely with art director to conceive of strong visual packages.
  • Ability to manage a team, to build positive working relationships across the division.
  • Middle school teaching experience a plus.
  • Ability to manage the work of multiple people in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Some benefits that we offer:

  • 100% vested of 401(k) Retirement Plan after 5 years employment
  • Up to 1M worth of supplemental Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Purchase Scholastic stock at a 15% discount

About Scholastic Classroom Magazines

Scholastic Classroom Magazine is a division of Scholastic. Our 25 award-winning magazines and digital resources reach 15 million children in pre-K through high school.  

Important Application Instructions: Before applying please explore a sample issue and more about this resource here: www.scholastic.com/classmags 


In your application, please include a detailed cover letter explaining why you feel you are a good match for this job, and a sample of a feature article package that you wrote or edited.

Thank you for your consideration in choosing Scholastic.



Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books and a leader in educational technology and children’s media. Scholastic creates quality educational and entertaining materials and products for use in school and at home, including children's books, magazines, technology-based products, teacher materials, television programming, film, videos and toys. The Company distributes its products and services through a variety of channels, including proprietary school-based book clubs and school-based book fairs, retail stores, schools, libraries, television networks and the Company’s Internet Site, http://www.scholastic.com. You can also visit the Company blog at http://www.oomscholasticblog.com.

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