Originally from Ohio, Meris graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in 2006 with a B.A. in English Literature. After graduating she became the Education Program Manager for The World & I, a monthly educational publication based in D.C., and joined the eSchool News team as Assistant Editor in July 2007. Now Associate Editor at eSchool Media, Meris covers the current issues in ed-tech, and manages video news at eSchool News-TV. Topics she’s most interested in include school reform, global education, and emerging technologies.
When she’s not in the office, Meris is cooking in her apartment in Arlington with her chinchilla, Scooter, who loves to read eSchool News.
Meris’ stories (For more of Meris’ stories, go to eSchool News)
Seven skills students desperately need
School of the Future: Lessons in failure
What U.S. schools can learn from abroad
Virtual schools in a fight for adequate funding
Future of eReading: Following your eyes?
New copyright ruling affects educators