NC and SC magazines seeking submissions

e7e73cffda49696e2b8858c1d936472dOur State: Down Home in North Carolina magazine – Buys nonfiction articles that highlight North Carolina history, personalities, travel, arts and crafts, nature, adventure, culture, and nostalgia. Send 1-2 paragraphs on each story query to or Editor, Our State
P.O. Box 4552, Greensboro, N.C. 27404. Responds within 6-8 weeks. Payment for articles is made on publication. Buys all First North American Serial Rights.


horryaprilcoverSouth Carolina Living magazine – Seeking stories that celebrate the people, places, food and experiences that define life in South Carolina. Features: Almost any topic goes, so long as it has statewide interest and great art potential. Length: 1,500 to 3,000 words. Pays $450. Departments: SC Stories – interesting, everyday people, 350 words, pays $200. SC Travels – one- to two-page stories on interesting places to visit in South Carolina, 500-750 words, pays $300. Chef’s Choice – interesting restaurants and the person or people behind them, 500 words, pays $300. SC Pets – heart-warming stories of animals and their people, along with the occasional service piece on keeping pets healthy and happy, length 500-700 words, pays $300. Purchases all rights. Always look for a co-op connection. Ask sources and subjects if they are a member of a South Carolina electric cooperative—you’ll be surprised at how many people in this state are. Whenever a source or subject is a co-op member, find a way to mention that fact (and the name of the co-op) in the story, even if it’s just in passing. Guidelines:

Online Educational Content Writers Needed at

Quite a few virtual (work from anywhere) jobs over at Shmoop!


This is just one of them…there are more jobs listed at

Grade 6 – 12 Assessments Writer: Language Arts

Job Description

Shmoop ( is a digital curriculum company that makes learning, teaching, and test prep materials that are—dare we say it—awesome, thrilling, spectacular, magnificent, unforgettable, and…smart. Really smart.

To help carry out Shmoop’s (mostly benign) plans for world domination, we’re looking for a talented and experienced middle school or high school teacher, familiar with 6­12 curriculum and the Common Core, who can help us write language arts assessment questions.


  • Strong writing and editing skills, with impeccable grammar
  • Experience teaching in the 6 – 12 classroom
  • Familiarity with the Common Core
  • Self­starting, flexible, and comfortable working independently
  • Passion for, and understanding of, great works of literature (classic and contemporary; fiction and non­fiction), as well as communicating that passion to others

Bonus Points:

and social/cultural interests


  • Strong knowledge of middle school and high school, both academic needs
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Work from home (or wherever else you choose)
  • Flexible, project­based work

Our offices are located in Mountain View, California, but you’ll work from wherever you want (whenever you want, and also wearing whatever you want). The position is part­time, and you’ll be paid per completed project.

Send us your wittiest cover letter and resume; we’ll be waiting with bated breath. If we think you’re a good fit, we will request a topic­specific writing sample.

Online Job for English teachers

Need some summer work? I just found this part-time work opportunity if you want to check it out.

curriculetCurriculet ( is looking for amazing teachers who love to read and create outstanding curriculum. We’re hiring teacher consultants to develop curriculets for our digital reading platform. Curriculets are layers of interactive curriculum consisting of Common Core aligned questions, along with videos, images and textual annotations that are placed directly into an ebook.To apply for this position you must:

• have taught for a minimum of two years;
• have knowledge of Common Core standards, or a willingness to learn (

• be able to commit a minimum of five hours a week to this work (3 books per month);

• love literature and creating world-class curriculum;
• possess a strong background and interest in language arts, reading and writing.
Curriculet Content Designers will use the Curriculet platform to create interactive layers based on our spec for the most popular titles for 3rd – 12th grade.
Successful applicants will earn as much as $400 per book (average length titles earn $250).
Apply here:…/curriculum-writer-job-at-curricul…