St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Elisa Crouch covers urban education for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. She’s received a number of Missouri Press Foundation awards for her coverage of a school transfer situation involving children from high-poverty, low-performing schools who transferred under a state law to more successful ones. Prior to working in St. Louis, Crouch was at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Providence Journal. She’s a University of Missouri journalism school graduate.