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The prize : who's in charge of America's schools? / Dale Russakoff.

Russakoff, Dale, (author.).

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Summary:

Explores what happened in the Newark, New Jersey school district when Mark Zuckerberg tried to give them $100 million to revamp and revitalize their schools. Describes the problems he, mayor Cory Booker, and governor Chris Christie faced from educators, unions, administration, parents, and students.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Columbia Gorge Community College Library 371.2 RUSS 2016 (Text) 39705000042761 New Book Shelf Book None 07/16/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544810907
  • Physical Description: 252 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Mariner Books edition.
  • Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Citation/References Note:
Publishers Weekly, 6/8/2015
Summary, etc.:
Explores what happened in the Newark, New Jersey school district when Mark Zuckerberg tried to give them $100 million to revamp and revitalize their schools. Describes the problems he, mayor Cory Booker, and governor Chris Christie faced from educators, unions, administration, parents, and students.
Target Audience Note:
11-Adult.
Subject: Zuckerberg, Mark, 1984-
Booker, Cory.
Christie, Chris.
Educational change > New Jersey > Newark.
Public schools > New Jersey > Newark.
Education > Political aspects > New Jersey > Newark.
Education and state > New Jersey.

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