365体育备用网址Editor, The Learning Network
Katherine Schulten has worked in education for over 25 years as a teacher, school newspaper adviser, literacy consultant, curriculum writer and editor.
365体育备用网址Schulten, who has been the editor of The Learning Network since 2006, first taught as a member of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps in 1984-5, then spent a semester teaching English to businessmen in Tokyo. After 10 happy years as an English teacher/newspaper adviser at E.R. Murrow High School in Brooklyn, she spent nine years as a freelance literacy consultant and curriculum writer. She has twice won the Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Educational Publishers.
Schulten grew up in Texas, earned a B.A. in English literature from Boston College, then received her M.A. in English education from Teachers College, Columbia University. In 1995, she won a Prudential Fellowship to the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism to study and write about the coverage of children’s issues in the news. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and teenage twins.