Job Announcement - LITERATE Project - Spring 2018
The goal of this project is to prototype LITERATE (Locating Informational Texts for Engaging Readers and Teaching Equitably), a web based application to help teachers locate news articles to use in upper elementary and middle school classrooms. The person hired for this position will assist a graduate student in computer science in the development, deployment, and assessment of the LITERATE application.
● Back-end web development (e.g. PHP, Node.js, or Python)
● Experience working with REST web services
● Database programming
● Text processing / analysis experience
● Knowledge of text readability measures / K12 classroom experience
Compensation and Duration: 20 hours per week during the Spring semester, $15/hour.
To apply: Please complete the Google Form at https://goo.gl/forms/Pd9Ep8lYSsIhV1BV2. You will need to upload a PDF of your resume.