Katie Gould

Katie Gould is the PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer. Prior to teaching high school social studies for six years, Katie worked as a researcher in psychiatric medicine specializing in neuroscience.

Katie's Most Recent Stories

  • July 9, 2014

    Welcome to the first installation of “The Teachers’ Lounge,” a forum where the often overlooked voice of teachers can be heard. Through our regular blog we will address trends, best practices and the real challenges educators, students and families face every day. In conjunction with the NewsHour’s American Graduate profile of a school that uses games as a tool for engagement, our blog further explores play in the classroom and research that suggests it can be a helpful strategy for teachers. Continue reading