The 74 is a non-profit news network covering education in America. Our public education system is in crisis. In the United States, less than half of our students can read at site or do math at grade-level, yet the education debate is dominated by misinformation and political spin. Our mission is to lead an honest, fact-based conversation.

  • Freelance Contributors

    Job Description

    The 74 is accepting news, analysis and op-ed pitches, as well as proposals for explainer videos and short documentaries.

    Responsibilities Include

    Write high-quality news or opinion content about education in America.

    Position Requirements

    Submit pitch with clips to, or reach out to Editor in Chief Steve Snyder at

    To apply for this position, send a cover letter and CV to: