Anya Kamenetz Anya Kamenetz is an education correspondent at NPR.
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Anya Kamenetz

Education Correspondent

Anya Kamenetz is an education correspondent at NPR. She joined NPR in 2014, working as part of a new initiative to coordinate on-air and online coverage of learning. Since then the NPR Ed team has won a 2017 Edward R. Murrow Award for Innovation, and a 2015 National Award for Education Reporting for the multimedia national collaboration, the Grad Rates project.

Kamenetz is the author of several books. Her latest is The Art of Screen Time: How Your Family Can Balance Digital Media and Real Life (PublicAffairs, 2018). Her previous books touched on student loans, innovations to address cost, quality, and access in higher education, and issues of assessment and excellence: Generation Debt; DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education, and The Test.

Kamenetz covered technology, innovation, sustainability, and social entrepreneurship for five years as a staff writer for Fast Company magazine. She's contributed to The New York Times, The Washington Post, New York Magazine and Slate, and appeared in documentaries shown on PBS and CNN.

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YMCA, American Camp Association Release Guide For Opening Summer Camps

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With School Buildings Closed, Children's Mental Health Is Suffering

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Sesame Street's Grover Helps Kids Adapt To Life During Pandemic

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When Will This Be Over? Sesame Workshop's Tips For Parenting During A Pandemic

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Sesame Street's Grover On Coping During Coronavirus: Just For Kids

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A worker passes public school buses parked at a depot in Manchester, N.H., last month. The state's public school buildings are closed to students through the end of the academic year. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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A Few Schools Reopen, But Remote Learning Could Go On For Years In U.S.

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Fed up with your phone? Burned out on Zoom? Journalist and author Catherine Price has tips to help you find the right screen time balance for your life. Photo Illustration by Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Screen Time Overload? Here's How To Find Balance

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9 Ways Schools Will Look Different When (And If) They Reopen

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