Wickham, Kathleen Woodruff

Dr. Kathleen Woodruff Wickham is currently an Associate Professor of Journalism at the University of Mississippi. She received her Ed.D. from the College of Education at the University of Memphis.

Role of the Clarion-Ledger in the Adoption of the 1982 Education Reform Act
2007 0-7734-5872-7
This monograph examines the role of the Jackson, Mississippi Clarion-Ledger in the adoption of the landmark 1982 Education Reform Act by the Mississippi State Legislature. The Ledger was awarded the 1983 Pulitzer Prize Gold Medal for public service for its massive coverage of a special legislative session that enacted significant educational reforms in Mississippi.