October 14, 2010

Facebook CEO Donates $100 Million to Newark School System

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a $100 million gift to Newark, New Jersey’s struggling public school system, declaring that “teaching needs to be revered as a profession.”   Some speculate the large donation was made in a move that could enhance his reputation just before the opening on an unflattering movie about him, “The Social Network.”  Regardless of the motive, Newark Mayor Cory Booker welcomes the initiative in the Newark school system that has more than […]