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Newark Schools Still Struggling Despite Facebook Donation

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.22.2015 | Education

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — When Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg appeared on Oprah Winfrey's show five years ago this week to announce a $100 million donat...

Mark Zuckerberg Seeks To Avoid His Newark Schools Mistakes

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2014 | Impact

By Victoria Cavaliere May 30 (Reuters) - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's gift of $120 million to the San Francisco Bay Area public ...

Newark Public Schools, Teachers Union Reach Deal Linking Bonuses To Classroom Performance

Posted 10.20.2012 | Education

Newark Public Schools and the Newark Teachers Union have reached a tentative deal that includes a universal salary scale linking teacher bonuses to cl...

Newark Not Friendly Over $100 Million Facebook Gift

Posted 08.22.2011 | Education

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's $100 million contribution to Newark, N.J. public schools has lately drawn a reaction very different from the standi...

Mark Zuckerberg's Philanthropy Is Reason Enough To Applaud Him

guardian.co.uk | Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Whenever the talk turns to Zuckerberg, numbers keeps popping up: 550m (the number of Facebook users worldwide); 26 (his age); 35 (his position on the ...

Mark Zuckerberg's New Jersey Education Donation Hits Legal Snafu

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

What began as a swashbuckling move by the mayor of Newark, N.J., the state's governor, and a newly minted billionaire to reshape the beleaguered Newar...

Facebook CEO To Donate $100 Million To Newark Schools

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will donate $100 million to help Newark public schools, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Wall Str...