Kara Newhouse on Muck Rack

Kara Newhouse

Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  K-12 schools, education trends, national education policy, Pennsylvania education policy, classroom technology, podcasts, media with social impact
Doesn't Cover: higher education

Freelance journalist/aspiring polymath. Formerly an education reporter. Also writing #kidlit and studying psychology. Love #STEM and women's history.

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I write about K-12 schools for LancasterOnline.com. I also write a monthly podcast column for the site, and I contribute stories on mediamakers focused on the social impact of their work to ivoh.org.

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@KaraNewhouse — 1,878 followers, 7,716 tweets

Nov 15, 2017

Love these words from DC's teacher of the year: “I truly value what kids think ... and I want to give them ownership of the room by talking more than I do.” taken from @inspireteach newsletter #edchat #changemakers https://t.co/xqgAsZT2ls

Nov 14, 2017

@SChakrabs City of brass was one of the turtles discussed in today's All The Books podcast episode from @BookRiot 😄

Nov 14, 2017

@duanalla @PN_Review @jenncrandall Thank you for sharing that! I agree the project is wondrous. I've learned a lot from interviewing Jenn -- not just as a journalist but as a person

Nov 08, 2017

Danica Roem of Virginia to be first openly transgender person elected, seated in a U.S. statehouse  http://wapo.st/2zEX1aD?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.d02fb4ae807b  #change #LGBTQ

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

No, but I remember the clacking sound when my mother used one for her resumes.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Smart phone, pen and paper, occasionally a Nikon D90

What's your favorite social network?

I use Twitter most often but try everything.