Ed Madison is an assistant professor at the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication, and serves as affiliated faculty in the College of Education. His research focuses on the intersection of media, education, and technology. Madison's multifaceted career in media began at the age of sixteen as an intern at the Washington Post-owned CBS television affiliate station during the height of Watergate. At age 22, Madison was recruited to become a founding producer at CNN. He is the author of Newsworthy: Cultivating Critical Thinkers, Readers, and Writers in Language Arts Classrooms (2015) Teachers College Press - Columbia University.