Subject Matter Experts

Min Experience

2 years


Remote (India)



About the role

Job Title: Subject Matter Expert (SME) for K-12 Social Studies

Job Overview:
We are seeking a passionate and experienced Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Social
Studies to join our team in designing and developing K-12 curriculum. The ideal
candidate will possess in-depth knowledge of educational standards, instructional
design, and best practices in teaching Social Studies to K-12 students. This role
requires a creative and analytical individual who can collaborate effectively with
educators, instructional designers, and other stakeholders to create high-quality
educational materials that meet the diverse needs of students.
Key Responsibilities:
Curriculum Development: Design, develop, and revise K-12 Social Studies
curriculum materials, including lesson plans, assessments, instructional guides,
and multimedia resources, ensuring alignment with state and national standards.
Subject Matter Expertise: Provide expertise in Social Studies, including history,
geography, civics, and economics, to inform curriculum design and instructional
Standards Alignment: Ensure curriculum content is aligned with Common Core
State Standards, C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards, and other
relevant educational standards.
Instructional Design: Collaborate with instructional designers to create
engaging, student-centered learning experiences that incorporate best practices
in pedagogy and technology integration.
Content Review: Review and evaluate existing curriculum materials for quality,
accuracy, and effectiveness, recommending improvements as needed.
Professional Development: Provide training and support to educators on the
implementation of Social Studies curriculum materials and effective instructional
Research and Trends: Stay current with educational research, trends, and best
practices in Social Studies education to inform curriculum development and
instructional methods.

Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including educators,
instructional designers, editors, and multimedia specialists, to ensure cohesive
and comprehensive curriculum development.
Feedback Integration: Gather and incorporate feedback from educators,
students, and other stakeholders to continuously improve Social Studies
curriculum content.
 Education: Master’s degree in Education (US Equivalent), Social Studies,
History, or a related field. A doctoral degree is a plus.
 Experience: Minimum of 5 years of experience in K-12 US education, with a
strong background in Social Studies curriculum design and development.
Classroom teaching experience in Social Studies is highly preferred.
 Expertise: Deep knowledge of Social Studies standards and curriculum
frameworks. Expertise in history, geography, civics, and economics is essential.
 Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
 Proficiency in using digital tools and technology for curriculum
development and delivery.
 Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced
Professional Attributes:
 Creative and innovative thinker.
 Detail-oriented with a commitment to quality.
 Strong organizational and project management skills.
 Passionate about education and student success.

Preferred Qualifications:
 Experience with online and blended learning environments.
 Familiarity with Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles and differentiated

 Experience in developing culturally responsive and inclusive Social Studies
curriculum materials.
 Knowledge of educational technologies and digital learning platforms.


Social Studies, History Teacher, K12 Education