Kerry McDonald, M.Ed.

My blogs

About me

Location Boston, MA, United States
Introduction Kerry McDonald is a Senior Education Fellow at the Foundation for Economic Education ( and author of 'Unschooled: Raising Curious, Well-Educated Children Outside the Conventional Classroom' (Chicago Review Press, 2019). She is also an Adjunct Scholar at the Cato Institute and a frequent contributor at Forbes. Her articles have appeared at the Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, NPR, Education Next, Natural Mother Magazine, Reason Magazine, Entrepreneur, and the Journal of School Choice, among others. Kerry has a B.A. in Economics from Bowdoin College and an M.Ed. in education policy from Harvard University. She lives and learns together with her husband and four children in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Follow her on Twitter @kerry_edu.