Hack Education

Writing Here and Elsewhere

The Contrafabulists

Spencer Fellowship

  • Week 4 of classes
  • The guest author in my book writing class was Lucette Lagnado
  • I added new dataset to, so I can track the Bezos Family Foundation’s “ed-tech network”
  • I’ve been admitted into a data journalism workshop that’ll happen next weekend

Other Projects

  • I pitched a story about a conference I’m attending this spring (and the pitch was accepted)
  • I talked to Adam Baidawi of the NYT re: a new private school with strong Silicon Valley roots
  • I had a meeting with Sharon Lurye re: her Master’s project at the J-School


  • I read The Big Test and The End of Average
  • I started reading Surveillance Valley

Family and Friends

  • Kin’s brother and sister-in-law were here through Monday
  • We had lunch yesterday with Damian and Amy, who were down from Maine en route to India

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Audrey Watters


Audrey Watters


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