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    • Who's in Charge of America's Schools?
    • By: Dale Russakoff
    • Narrated by: Pete Cross
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Mark Zuckerberg announced in front of a cheering Oprah audience his $100 million pledge to transform the Newark Schools - and to solve the education crisis in every city in America - it looked like a huge win for then-mayor Cory Booker and governor Chris Christie. But their plans soon ran into a constituency not so easily moved - Newark's key education players, fiercely protective of their billion-dollar-per-annum system.

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    • By Charlene DeYong on 03-24-16
    • Who's in Charge of America's Schools?
    • By: Dale Russakoff
    • Narrated by: Pete Cross
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Release date: 09-10-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 155 ratings

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The New Yorker, May 19th 2014 (Dale Russakoff, Alec Wilkinson, Amy Davidson)

    • By: Dale Russakoff, Alec Wilkinson, Amy Davidson
    • Narrated by: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
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    "Still Here", by Amy Davidson; "Buzzkill", by Elizabeth Kolbert; "Epic Fails of the Startup World", by James Surowiecki; "Schooled", by Dale Russakoff; "A Voice from the Past", by Alec Wilkinson; and "A Woman’s Place", by David Denby.

    Regular price: $5.95