Michelle Maltais

Michelle Maltais served as deputy director of audience engagement until leaving the Los Angeles Times in 2017. She joined the newsroom in 1997 as a copy editor, served as its broadcast producer and interactive video executive producer, and occasionally wrote on a variety of topics including technology and family.
  • Opinion
Are your kids becoming smartphone junkies? They probably learned it watching you

I use tech the way my dad used alcohol — compulsively, irresponsibly and excessively.

School's out, now what? 3 ways to keep kids learning during summer break

School's out, now what? 3 ways to keep the kids from forgetting everything they learned last year