Portfolio of a Chicago-based education reporter

TV & radio

I spoke with WBEZ’s Morning Shift in July 2018 about widening racial disparities in school discipline in Illinois.

I moderated a panel about the future of school closures in Chicago at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum in April 2018.

 

 

I appeared on CAN TV’s Chicago Newsroom in January 2018 to discuss education news with the Sun-Times’ Lauren FitzPatrick.

 

 

I spoke with WBEZ’s Morning Shift in December 2017 about my investigation into the out-migration of Chicago’s black students.

 

 

WTTW interviewed me in July 2017 about my investigation that found Chicago had denied required services to English learners.

 

 

WYCC’s In the Loop interviewed me in February 2017 about my research on repurposing closed Chicago public schools.

 

 

Along with reporter Melissa Sanchez, I spoke with WBEZ’s Morning Shift in February 2016
about the growth of the Noble Network of Charter Schools, the largest charter operator in Chicago.

 

 

We also spoke with Education Writers Association Radio about our reporting on Noble.

 

 

I spoke with WBEZ’s Morning Shift program in July 2013 about the growing number of Latinas in Chicago’s workforce.