Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff


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  • The Prize
  • Dale Russakoff
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  • 09 October 2020
  • 9780547840512

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The Prize Free read  104 A riveting drama of our times encompassing the rise of celebrity politics big philanthropy extreme economic ineuality the charter school movement and the struggles and triumphs of schools in one of the nation’s poorest cities As Cory Booker navigates between his status as “rock star mayor” on Oprah’s stage and object of considerable distrust at home the tumultuous changes planned by reformers and their highly paid consultants spark a fiery grassroots opposition stoked by local politicians and union leaders The growth of charters forces the hand of Newark’s school superintendent Cami Anderson who closes consolidates or redesigns th. When Mark Zuckerberg s hundred million dollar gift to the Newark schools was announced I was thrilled I love philanthrocapitalism and social entrepreneurship I was looking forward to follow up coverage of the schools progress With a hundred million dollars how could they fail But apparently money alone isn t enough Newark s problems were too entrenched the public was too distrustful of the people administering the money and ideological and personality differences got in the way To cut to the conclusion the main problem was poor communication between the donors the receivers and the many people in between them Had there been direct communication with the community about what their most pressing needs were perhaps the money would have been applied effecti

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The Prize Free read  104 Mark Zuckerberg Chris Christie and Cory Booker were ready to reform our failing schools They got an educationWhen Mark Zuckerberg announced to a cheering Oprah audience his 100 million pledge to transform the downtrodden schools of Newark New Jersey then mayor Cory Booker and Governor Chris Christie were beside him vowing to help make Newark “a symbol of educational excellence for the whole nation” But their plans soon ran into the city’s seasoned education players fierce protectors of their billion dollar a year system It’s a prize that for generations has enriched seemingly everyone except Newark’s childrenDale Russakoff delivers. Bring together Mayor Cory Booker Governor Chris Christie a 100 million dollar philanthropic gift from Facebook s Mark Zuckerberg and what do you get The debacle to reform Newark s failing children school system In one of the nations poorest cities the stage was set and plans were devised to save Newark s school children However as a reader it became clear that the folks in charge boosted their own careers and education reform was hopelessly myried in the status uo One sentence sums this book up perfectly for me Consultants political figuresstaff and reformers got paid large sums of money but Raheem still can t read

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The Prize Free read  104 An a third of the city’s schools a scenario on the horizon for many urban districts across AmericaRussakoff provides a close up view of twenty six year old Zuckerberg and his wife as they decide to give the immense sum of money to Newark and then experience an education of their own amid the fallout of the reforms Most moving are Russakoff’s portraits from inside classrooms as homegrown teachers and principals battle heroically to reach students damaged by extreme poverty and violenceThe Prize is an absorbing portrait of a titanic struggle indispensable for anyone who cares about the future of public education and the nation’s children. This book provides a very good overview of how 3 men Christ Christie Corey Booker and Mark Zuckerberg and 100M failed to turn around education in Newark NJ Although there were various factors at play one key thing that I learned here is that we cannot take a top down approach when it comes to making dramatic changes within a community The local residents have to be involved If not they won t buy into it and change won t occur Because there was a large sum of money involved a bunch of outside experts came into Newark believing that they knew best and everyone else should get out of their way In doing so they overlooked certain things such as budget gaps for the district schools as charter schools opened up too uickly and the district schools couldn t be closed as ui


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    Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook º Dale Russakoff Bring together Mayor Cory Booker Governor Chris Christie a 100 million dollar philanthropic gift from Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and what do you get?? The debacle to reform Newark's failing children school system

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    Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff Rating 4 of fiveMy goddesses The amount of money in this big city school system's budget is boggling It's no wonder it resists reform Too many people make too good a living off the status uo from the practitioners to the participants to the

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    Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read characters The Prize I read this for my grad school class on policy analysis as a case study in mismanagement and lack of clear lines of accountability It was a nuanced entertaining and incredibly pertinent lens into the topic I consistently interested in the different stories Russakoff weaves together especially the subplots focused on individual teachers and

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    Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook º Dale Russakoff characters The Prize When Mark Zuckerberg’s hundred million dollar gift to the Newark schools was announced I was thrilled I love philanthrocapitalism and social entrepreneurship I was looking forward to follow up coverage of the schools’ progress With a hundred million dollars how could they fail? But apparently money alone isn’t enough Newark’s problems were too entrenched the public was too distrustful of the people a

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    characters The Prize Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Frustrating It's clear that many education reformers are partisan politicians interested in union busting than raising achievement in low income schools but in this instance it seems that many of the people involved actually had good intentions The massive amount of money Mark Zuckerberg donated to Newark NJ schools undou

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    Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff I read this book because I wanted to learn about the steps that the state and local governments took to try to fix the Newark school system I know that the attempt was a giant failure because Russakoff says so in the opening pagesIt bothered me though that she cast blame so easily According to Russakoff Mayor Boo

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    characters The Prize Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Russakoff's well reported and even handed book is a sobering commentary of how the 100 million philanthropic endeavor to fix Newark's systemically broken school system failed to make the impact its architects believed it would As always the moral a good teacher is hard to find and impossible to replace Consultants and executives? uite the opposite

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    Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff I want to give a realistic and brief review for anyone who is either considering or ambivalent of reading this book The overall focus of this bo

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    characters The Prize Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook º Dale Russakoff Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read This book provides a very good overview of how 3 men Christ Christie Corey Booker and Mark Zuckerberg and 100M failed to turn around education in Newark NJ Although there were various factors at play one key thing that I learned here is that we cannot take a top down approach when it comes to making dramatic changes within a community The local residents have to be involved If not they won't buy into it and change won

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    Dale Russakoff º 4 Free read Pdf/E–book [The Prize] Å Dale Russakoff I highly recommend this book as a lesson in school reform Russakoff paints a scathing picture of the reform lea

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