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February 11, 2019
I’m Chalkbeat’s new audience engagement editor. Here’s how I think about community and impact.
Technically my first day at Chalkbeat was January 7, but I hope you’ll forgive the delay in saying hello. Over the last few weeks, I’ve…
January 23, 2019
Now hiring: Chalkbeat Newark is set to expand
The nonprofit Report for America is helping fund an additional Chalkbeat reporter to cover Newark schools.
November 16, 2018
Tour notes: What we heard when we listened to our communities in a new way
Our listening tour started in Chicago, and then spread across our network. Here's what we learned.
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October 29, 2018
Chalkbeat’s launching a newsletter all about early childhood. Sign up here.
As the Chalkbeat team has grown, so has early childhood coverage. Now, we’re making a bigger investment in the topic with a monthly newsletter called The Starting Line.
October 19, 2018
‘If they know we regularly care’: Our New York bureau and its newest reporter are listening up
A new name has been popping up at Chalkbeat as our organization continues to grow, and the byline belongs to Reema Amin.
August 27, 2018
Meet the talented people who will help us push Chalkbeat into the future
As the new school year kicks off, we’re both looking forward and looking back. This has been a significant year for us. We covered…
June 18, 2018
More bullying reported at New York City schools, study shows
More New York City students say there is bullying in their schools, a report released Monday showed. The findings also revealed that…
May 22, 2018
Chalkbeat Chicago reporter Adeshina Emmanuel on race, public schools, and “tough love” in CPS
Last week, I gave you an overview of our plans for Chalkbeat Chicago and shared an inside look at our first community…
May 14, 2018
What’s missing from the conversation about Chicago schools?
Last week, I co-hosted a dinner for 45 parents, educators, students and community members at Walter H. Dyett High School for the Arts in Washington…
May 10, 2018
As Chalkbeat Detroit grows (again), meet our newest reporter and hear how you can have your voice heard
Chalkbeat Detroit is growing again — and we’d like you, our readers, to help our team cover the story of Detroit schools in new and exciting ways.
May 7, 2018
What I want to give teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, I want to reprise some of the strongest voices we’ve showcased in Chalkbeat so far this year: those of teachers. Nobody can tell the story of American education better than the people who create it every single day.
May 3, 2018
Chalkbeat’s newest newsletter is made for teachers. Sign up here.
Teachers, we want to make sure you don't miss our best interviews — and we need your help.
March 26, 2018
Chalkbeat’s newsroom is now 30+ strong, and growing. Meet our team.
Our hiring spree is brought to you partly by Chalkbeat’s expansion and partly because we’re beefing up the staff in existing bureaus.
March 20, 2018
We can’t wait for you to hear these Indianapolis teachers’ stories — join us April 19
The event is free and open to the public.
March 6, 2018
What are the Newark education stories you want to read?
Chalkbeat Newark launched on March 1. Now we want to hear from you.
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