Elizabeth Street

Elizabeth Street is a writer and managing editor for Learning Liftoff. For the past 20 years, she has written newsletter and website content for nonprofit and corporate organizations on such topics as the...

Letise Dennis

Letise Dennis is a writer for Learning Liftoff. She has enjoyed writing since childhood, but has spent her most recent professional years writing website content and articles relating to her passion of fitness...

Angela Guzman

Angela Guzman is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff. She has interviewed notable celebs such as Reese Witherspoon, Dwyane Wade, and Hugh Jackman. With a degree in journalism from Old Dominion...

Scott Holm

Scott Holm is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff. Scott has more than 14 years of experience managing websites and publishing web content. As a tech-enthusiast, Scott enjoys writing about science and...

Paul Merced

Paul Merced is design editor of Learning Liftoff. With a BA in digital art from George Mason University, his passion and style for illustrating, photography, and design has been a great blend for the...

Brittany Marklin

Brittany Marklin is community editor of Learning Liftoff. She connects with and builds relationships with families who pursue online education around the world in order to tell their personal stories about...

Jenna von Elling

Jenna is the video producer for Learning Liftoff. She has more than 15 years of experience in photojournalism, editing, and visual programming. For the past several years, her focus has been digital...

Liz Hooker

Liz Hooker is a member of the K12 marketing team and a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff. She's always had a soft spot for working with kids, stemming from growing up the oldest of six children. Her...

Anne Vogel

Anne Vogel is a writer for Learning Liftoff. With a degree in communications from Virginia Tech, a master’s degree in linguistics, and an ESOL Certification from George Mason University, her passion for...

Anne Watt

Anne Altieri Watt is a senior writer for K12. She has more than a decade of experience as a freelance and staff writer, covering topics such as education, early children’s literacy, and lifestyle issues....

Patrick Keeney

Patrick (Pat) Keeney, director of college and career planning for High School Product Management at K12, is a career educator who has spent time in the classroom, in addition to consulting, launching a...

Mel Todas

Mel Todas is Design Editor of Learning Liftoff. She has been designing for web and print for more than seven years. The education field has been a great space to express her passion for design, photography,...

1st Grade Reading: Hidden Picture Game

Can you uncover the picture by answering these 'time' related questions?  Playing this game will help teach how time is kept as well as improve vocabulary and word recognition. Click here for full...

Lauren Martin

Lauren Martin is a Writer for Learning Liftoff. Previously, she has written for nonprofits as well as marketing agencies. She’s covered environmental issues, women’s rights, world poverty, and animal...

What is a Hybrid Charter School?

Education Week has published a story on the growth of hybrid charter schools this week. Hybrid charter schools incorporate both face-to-face instruction and online learning.  Some hybrids are primarily...
Stereotypes

Stereotypes

I want to be forthcoming; I used to own one…18 years ago. I don’t know what happened to it, but I don’t think I wore it more than once…and that was before I had kids. I...