Education Writer & Consultant

Edward B. Fiske is an education writer, editor, and consultant whose areas of expertise range from college admissions in the United States to the debate over how to provide "education for all" in developing countries.



Fiske served as Education Editor for the New York Times from 1974 until 1991, order and he is well-known to college bound students and their parents as the editor of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, an annual publication that is a standard part of the college admissions literature, and other books on college admissions.

He writes frequently for UNESCO and other organizations dedicated to the promotion of basic education in developing countries, and he serves as a consultant to Widmeyer Communications, a Washington-based communications firm that specializes in work with educational organizations.