Sharon Noguchi covers K-12 education and kids for the Bay Area News Group, incl. the San Jose Mercury News

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Sharon Noguchi covers K-12 education, kids, teens and parenting for newspapers in the Bay Area News Group. She's written about math phobia, charter-school wars and teen cheating. She also has investigated how a sexual predator was allowed to work at a popular science camp, how schools deal with ...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. And I still have my portable Royal. I hauled at 20 lbs of it around Cambodia 30 years ago.

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