Scott Elliott

Associate Editor

Scott Elliott is associate editor of Chalkbeat. He oversees new site selection and journalist recruiting for the network. He joined Chalkbeat in 2013 as the founding bureau chief of Chalkbeat Indiana, and before that was an award-winning education journalist at the Indianapolis Star and the Dayton Daily News. At the Daily News, his blog, Get on the Bus, was just the third mainstream media education blog when it launched in 2005. He was Knight-Wallace journalism fellow at the University of Michigan in 2004-05. He has also been the president of the national Education Writers Association since 2013.