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This edition: The Prize: Who's in Charge of America's Schools?

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 7, 2015.

First aired: October 21, 2015.

Dale Russakoff, author of the widely acclaimed book, The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? speaks with Linda Hirsch about what went wrong on the path to reforming Newark’s school system. A probing and sobering account of how the best intentions, including a $100 million dollar grant from Mark Zuckerberg, went painfully awry and the lessons to be learned on the road to school reform.

Guest List

Dale Russakoff Author, “The Prize: Who's in Charge of America's Schools?”