Beth Fertig is a senior reporter for WNYC Radio in New York, the nation’s largest public radio station, and a regular contributor to National Public Radio. She has won many awards for her reporting, including the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award for her coverage of the New York City public schools. Her reporting on the September 11 attacks won her the affection of countless public radio listeners nationwide. A native New Yorker, she is a graduate of the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and has a master’s degree from the University of Chicago.
She tweets from @bethfertig.
The City in Pictures, and in Lists
New York Times [December 18, 2009]
New York Magazine [December 13, 2009]
Years Of Schooling Leaves Some Students Illiterate
NPR [December 12, 2009]
U.S. illiteracy: Why Johnny still can't read
USA Today [October 14, 2009]
Yamilka's Journey (video)
WNYC [June 5, 2006]