The winners of the 2012 McGraw Prize in Education include a prominent innovator in non-credit online education, and a journalist. The winners are:
- John Merrow, an education reporter for National Public Radio and "NewsHour" and president of Learning Matters.
- Sal Khan, who created the Khan Academy, which provides free online videos on a huge range of education topics.
- Two leaders of TNTP -- CEO Ariela Rozman and President Timothy Daly -- whose organization helps to produce and retain top teachers.