Lindsey Tepe

Senior Policy Analyst, Education Policy Program

Lindsey Tepe is a senior policy analyst with the Education Policy program at New America. She is a member of the Learning Technologies project and PreK-12 team, where she focuses primarily on innovation and new technologies in public schools. She researches and writes on a variety of topics, including college- and career-ready standards and assessments, school broadband connectivity, personalized learning, online assessment, and other educational applications of new technologies. Prior to joining New America, she taught elementary students in Chicago Public Schools. Tepe and her work have been featured in media outlets including The Atlantic, Fortune, Slate, Education Week, Inside Higher Ed, and others.

Tepe holds a master of public administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University, as well as a master of arts in teaching from Dominican University. She attended Arizona State University for undergraduate studies, earning a bachelor of science in economics.

All Work

EDUCATION POLICY
New K-12 Achievement Data Available from Federal Education Budget Project

EDUCATION POLICY
A Path Forward For Higher Ed Innovations Such as Prior Learning Assessment

EDUCATION POLICY
An Alternative to E-Rate 2.0: Another FCC Commissioner’s Vision for Restructuring the Schools and Libraries Program

The FCC is gearing up for a monumental task: revamping the E-Rate program.


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An Alternative to E-Rate 2.0: Another FCC Commissioner’s Vision for Restructuring the Schools and Libraries Program

EDUCATION POLICY
First Step Toward E-Rate Reform, Not Necessarily ConnectED

EDUCATION POLICY
E-Rate Reform: What’s On the Menu?

For many schools around the country, Internet connectivity has not yet reached classrooms.


EDUCATION POLICY
The Vibrant Diversity of America’s Career and Technical Education “System?”

EDUCATION POLICY
Ready or Not, Here They Come: Social Promotion Comes to FL CCs

EDUCATION POLICY
Podcast: The Hell of (and Hope for) American Daycare

EDUCATION POLICY
Rebuilding a Culture of Literacy in Schools

EDUCATION POLICY
Friday News Roundup: Week of March 18-22

EDUCATION POLICY
Recent Cases of Student Discipline Overreach Date Back Further than Sandy Hook