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Location: Stamford, Connecticut
Come join the top news team in Connecticut’s most vibrant city.
The Stamford Advocate is a member of Hearst Connecticut Media, the largest news organization in Connecticut. As the Education Reporter for The Advocate, you will join a 190-year-old tradition of journalistic excellence and play a vital role in chronicling a city like few others. In Stamford you will cover one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, with a large school population that ranges from impoverished to wealthy – the multitude of educational challenges facing the nation play out here daily.
· Work closely with editors to cover breaking news for online and social media platforms and craft intelligent and in-depth enterprise stories for online and the print newspaper.
· Cover a city school district with 21 public schools and a quarter-billion-dollar budget; plus high-end private and religious schools.
· Work a beat that includes a political Board of Education, large school administration and engaged parent population to develop story ideas and make them reality.