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EWA’s New President, Greg Toppo on a ‘New Era for Education and the Press’
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There’s a new chief in town at the Education Writers Association, and he’s no stranger to the organization or beat. Greg Toppo, a seasoned education reporter at USA Today, this week made one of his first appearances as board president before the entire membership in Washington D.C. Toppo, a former teacher and author of “ The Game Believes in You: How Digital Play Can Make Our Kids Smarter,” started the week off with a few words on journalism’s current climate: “We talk about the power of the press, but individual reporters are actually pretty vulnerable.”