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Gail Belsky

Senior Editor, Understood

Before becoming a senior editor at Understood.org, Gail Belsky was an executive editor at Time Inc. and Working Mother, and a senior editor at Parents. She has written and edited for a variety of websites and publications on topics related to parenting, health, career, media and women’s issues. She also was an adjunct professor of journalism at Fordham University.

Belsky is the mother of two children with learning and attention issues.


From the policy blog

Working Together For Education Funding #MakesSense

Written by Griffin Stein | 6 days ago

On Wednesday, July 18th, I joined the Committee for Education Funding (CEF) coalition on Capitol Hill to advocate for greater federal investment in education. Representing NCLD, I met with staffers and other coalition members, from as far away as Colorado and Texas, in support of the #5CentsMakesSense campaign, which calls for increased funding from a … Continue reading Working Together For Education Funding #MakesSense

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