#96 The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools? by Dale Russakoff

(Recorded January 23, 2016) This week in our book club discussion, we discuss Dale Russakoff’s The Prize: Who’s in Charge of America’s Schools?, but don’t worry you can listen even if you didn’t read it.

Also, here’s a shorter version by the same author that appeared in the New Yorker: Schooled: Cory Booker, Chris Christie, and Mark Zuckerberg had a plan to reform Newark’s schools. They got an education.

Image Credits: Zuckerberg and Newark Mayor Cory A. Booker visit 11th-grade math students at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy

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