Zuckerberg came to recognize that school reform alone isn’t enough, that if we’re going to make a difference in the classroom, we also need to make a difference in the lives of these children, many of whom struggle against the debilitating effects of poverty and trauma... Review of The PrizeDUHHHH! What happened to the "no excuses" response to teachers who have been saying the same thing and pleading for services for their children for the past 20 years of ed deform? Zuckerberg should have asked me and I could have saved him a cool 100 mil.
The subtititle of this account should be "How to drop 100 million into a trench of ed deform consultants and scam artists. Instead it is Who is in charge of American Schools? We know who is in charge - the ed deformers though mayoral control and control of the national and state education agencies - directed by people like Bill Gates and other billionaire deformers.
Ed Notes Newark reporter Abbie Shure sent this excellent review analyzing the Facebook/Newark debacle.