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“Education and journalism both mattered tremendously 10 years ago when we founded Chalkbeat. They matter even more today,” Chalkbeat CEO and co-founder Elizabeth Green said.
We are officially launching Civic News Company, the parent organization for Chalkbeat, Votebeat, and possibly future beats to come.
The quest for education equity must be motivated by the reality that the workforce will rely heavily on people who aren’t white
Chalkbeat Newark reporter Jessie Gómez went to public schools in New Jersey and California, which helped her get a better understanding of different communities and education systems.
In 2022, Chalkbeat’s reporting made a difference because teachers, students, parents, and communities were willing to help us tell the story of education in this moment.
These are the most popular stories among Chalkbeat Indiana readers’ this year, and a few bonus articles too.
We’re ready to give you the stories you need as you make informed decisions about education in the state.
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Her high school refused to let her be valedictorian, an experience she never forgot as a mother and activist.
Elections, like schools, need year-round, local reporting to thrive.
Chalkbeat’s coverage of America’s hard-hit education landscape is more important than ever. We are committed to giving communities the information they need to navigate this turbulent time.
Chalkbeat Newark bureau chief Catherine Carrera says her personal and professional experiences inform her reporting.
Chalkbeat and RJI heard from 58 U.S. journalists involved in source tracking
When Chalkbeat obtained a trove of data about the teacher workforce in Michigan, we saw an opportunity to tell the stories of the humans behind the numbers.
Chalkbeat and the Reynolds Journalism Institute want to develop the future of source auditing
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