Jessica Huseman is a contributor to the Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, independent news organization focused on inequality and innovation in education.
Jessica Huseman appears in the following:
Thursday, October 25, 2018
We asked the experts: what will improve our voting infrastructure in the future? And is technology at the heart of it? They said: it's time to get back to basics.
Friday, July 14, 2017
Reports claim that "44 states are refusing to comply" with a request for information from Trump's commission on voter fraud. In reality, the states have no choice.
Friday, April 07, 2017
We all know that doing taxes is a miserable experience. Less well known: that tax prep companies want to keep it that way.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
News organizations, including WNYC, will be tracking problems voters encounter at the polls during election day and reporting these issues while there's still time to change them.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Hundreds of pharmaceutical and medical device firms have paid doctors for their services even after the doctors were disciplined for serious misconduct by state medical boards, an analysis finds.
Monday, August 08, 2016
After ProPublica identified dozens of cases of dehumanizing photos posted on social media sites, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services unveiled a plan to increase oversight.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Iowa health officials recently discovered it wasn't against state law for a nursing home worker to share a photo on Snapchat of a resident covered in feces. They are trying to change that.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Home-schooling is on the rise across the country. Some states hardly regulate the practice, and one lobbying group hopes to keep it that way.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Not only is the ban on cell phones lifted in the city's public schools but teachers are telling students to use their phones in class.