Kate McGee

Education Reporter - KUT Austin

Kate is the education reporter at KUT, covering the Austin Independent School District, public, and higher education in Texas. She got her public radio start at Fordham University's WFUV. Her voice has been heard on the East and West coasts as a reporter and producer for WNYC and KUNR in Reno, Nevada. She has also appeared on NPR's Morning Edition,  All Things Considered, The Takeaway  and more. In her spare time, Kate enjoys discovering new music, traveling and trying local beers. 

Early college

How these students on the US-Mexico border are getting a jumpstart on college


For many first-generation families, college can seem an impossible goal. One program is trying to make that less so by letting high school students earn college credits.

Muath Farea

Succeeding at this high school means juggling multiple languages

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A second pair of hands to help her through high school

Arlet Burciaga

The two-country journey one student takes every day to get to school


Wanted: Bilingual teachers. And here’s how one school is filling the gap