Greg is the national K-12 education and demographics reporter for USA Today. Before joining the paper in 2002, he was a reporter with the Associated Press, first in Baltimore and then in Washington, D.C., where he was the wire service’s national K-12 education writer. He started in journalism at The Santa Fe New Mexican. Previously, he taught in public and private schools for eight years. He is the author of the book The Game Believes in You: How Digital Play Can Make Our Kids Smarter (St. Martin's Press, 2015).