NYT article comparing the progress of two school districts in NJ since 2010, one that is succeeding and one that is not:
"Newark's big mistake was not so much that the school officials empbraced one solution or another but that they placed their faith in the idea of disruptive change and charismatic leaders. Union City adopted the opposite approach, embracing the idea of gradual change and working within existing structures."
"How to fix the country's failing schools. And how not to."