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Bill Gates will invest more than $1 billion in public schools — but he’ll have to learn from Mark Zuckerberg’s mistake

  • Bill Gates announced that he would invest more than $1.7 billion in public education.
  • Mark Zuckerberg invested $100 million into Newark Public Schools in 2010 and it was largely seen as a failure.
  • Gates wants schools and educators to drive the process.

Bill Gates will fund a massive investment in education, pledging more than $1.7 billion into public schools, The Washington Post reported.

Gates has long been a thought leader on improving school outcomes through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, where he’s invested more than $3.4 billion in public education in the US, according to The Post.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com