Marion Mathier earned a B.A. in Education from the University of Teacher Education in Bern and graduated from the University of Bern with a B.A. and M.A. in English and French Languages and Literatures. She is currently working on her PhD about metadiscursive framings of digital media in education. Her research interests lie in sociolinguistics of globalization; language and media ideologies; language and/in the media; new literacies; language and education policy-making (and discourses of it).