Lydia Liebman is the Assistant Editor as well as an active reporter at Education Update, a 20-year-old, award-winning newspaper with 100,000 readers per issue and 4 million page views per year on the web. Since 2011, Liebman has written and/or co-written over 75 published articles. Of note, she has covered the National Summit on Education Reform, the New York Times Schools for Tomorrow Conference, the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize, among others, as well as several distinguished events held at the American Museum of Natural History, the Whitney Museum, the Child Mind Institute, and Symphony Space. Additionally, she has covered events held at Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Columbia University, and New York University, among others.
Education Update's readership includes parents, teachers, students, guidance counselors in NY and NJ, principals, superintendents, librarians, college presidents, college deans, foundation heads, politicians, business leaders and medical school deans. Education Update is mailed to over 1600 public schools in NYC, 170 schools in NJ, 207 public libraries, 150 private schools and distributed to 2000 apartment buildings as well as streetcorner boxes.