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. Former education reporter and #WomeninSTEM podcast host. I also write #kidlit and study psychology.

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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 — 1,868 followers, 7,683 tweets

Sep 21, 2017

Civil rights icon Dolores Huerta on the importance of people of color in U.S. history:  http://youtu.be/Wp2bDg3i-_U?a  via @YouTube

Sep 18, 2017

@tinabwsf Hi, what's the best way to contact you for a news interview?

Sep 18, 2017

Interior Sec. Zinke tells Trump to shrink at least 4 national monuments and modify a half-dozen others  http://wapo.st/2ftNN5f?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.babb2e016576 

Sep 17, 2017

RT @avarwallace: Final: #Mystics lose 81-70 to Minnesota, which moves onto its sixth WNBA Finals of the past seven years. Tough test for WAS. #WNBAPlayoffs

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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.