Staff Writer

Megan Conn

Megan is an intern from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY. She has reported on education in all five boroughs of New York City. Before deciding to realize her childhood dream of being a journalist, she worked in an educational nonprofit in St. Louis. She is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and the Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs. Growing up in California, she enjoyed searching for anemones and sea urchins in the tide pools, and she still does.

Recent Stories

child care deserts

Wealthy cities can afford to expand pre-K: What about everyone else?

In struggling Rust Belt cities, child care deserts threaten educational progress

Ian Fairhurst, who integrates educational technology into grades K-6 at Knox Grammar Prep, showed a session participant how to use a VR headset at the ISTE conference in Philadelphia.

Virtual field trips bring students face-to-face with Earth’s most fragile ecosystems

First-person environmental experiences engage learners and foster empathy, teachers say

Automation is remaking Mississippi jobs: Are workers ready?

New educational pathways are needed to prepare workers of all ages for tomorrow’s jobs