Here's what you get when you assume that private money can buy better schools, and you don't bother to get buy in from the teachers and parents before deciding to "reform" an education system.
Move over, Dubya. There's a new 'decider' coming to take your title and your place.
Four principals in Newark have been punished for speaking against a years-long campaign to starve, then close their schools.
The former market information manager for Bank of America also worked as an in-home private tutor to high school students.
Newark’s hero mayor, Cory Booker, the Democratic politician who can seemingly do no wrong, officially declared his candidacy today for the U.S. Senate seat left vacant after the death of Sen. Frank Lautenberg last week.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker Saves Woman From Burning Building
(and if you woke up in Newark this morning in 1967 it would look like this) [media id=17668] In true Dickensian fashion, it was the best of times