Educate Texas: Deputy Director, Public Education Policy

Jun 1, 2022

Educate Texas is looking to add a policy lead for our P-12 portfolio of work with an emphasis on educator effectiveness, college and career readiness, and supporting innovative reforms passed in recent sessions (especially HB 3). This person will serve as a co-lead of our Teaching and Learning Council and will play a key part in other coalitions where we’re engaged.

The ideal candidate would have the following:

  • Hands-on experience with education policy as
    • An educator who’s been actively involved with policy and advocacy,
    • A legislative staffer who’s worked deeply on public education policy, or
    • Someone who’s served in another relevant policy and advocacy role.
  • Experience as a relationship builder
  • Proven ability to get deep into the details of policy
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to make the complex simple
  • A reputation as one who gets stuff done.

 Job description. Interested applicants can apply here