Different city, same story

It seems that “public school reform” has almost become a coded phrase for “abandoning public schools.” In this article about Newark’s public schools, originally appearing in The Nation, we see yet another instance of massive public funding cuts followed by a generous private donation from another wealthy white guy (in this case, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg) – a donation that, it seems, will hardly improve neighborhood public schools in the city:

What Newark Schools Need


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