Kerr Journalism Teacher
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts in Plan II Liberal Arts (University of Texas at Austin)
Laura K. Negri, CJE, has taught journalism, photojournalism, newspaper, yearbook, and technology since 1996 in Texas public schools.
Prior to teaching, she was a newspaper reporter, photographer, and editor.
She judges for several state journalism organizations and is a 2002 Reynolds High School Journalism Institute participant, a 2005 Radio Television News Directors Foundation Teacher Ambassador, a 2012 Fund For Teachers Fellow, and has served on the board of the Journalism Education Association. She is a member of the Texas Association of Journalism Educators, the Association of Texas Photography Educators, and the Texas Computer Education Association.
All three of her daughters graduated from Kerr.