Lakewood High School

St. Petersburg, FL

SRL Connected Educator: Kathleen O. Tobi

Kathleen O. Tobin is the lead teacher in the Center for Journalism and Multimedia at Lakewood High School. She has taught journalism at all levels – from kindergarten to 12th grade – for 10 years.

St. Petersburg Times (now the Tampa Bay Times) for 17 years as a reporter and copy editor. Tobin has a master’s degree in journalism and communications from the University of Florida and a bachelor’s degree in English/Secondary Education from Mount St. Mary’s University in Emittsburg, Md.