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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, school finance, the last couple of charitable efforts aimed at education.
is an elementary school, the project will satisfy the most disadvantaged residents of East Palo Alto and East Menlo Park, offering them something billed as “comprehensive health and education services.” In addition to providing a comprehensive preschool and K-8 education, primary school also offers health services and prenatal support for parents-to-be. Chan, a pediatrician and former teacher of elementary science, will serve as CEO of elementary school.
for Zuckerberg and Chan, Elementary School is the second approach to education charity after the controversial $ 100 million donation to Newark, New Jersey, is designed to “fix” its public school system. Critics argue that efforts have not been able to transform the inner-city education in the way the pair promised not lead to lasting reforms in the public school system of Newark.
elementary school is expected to begin accepting students in August 2016.