Morning Read: Dissecting Thompson’s Report, Paying Medicaid

New York City will pay $100 million to the federal government for improperly receiving Medicaid funds for speech therapy.
The city will pay in $10 million increments.
Bill Thompson’s report yesterday on city schools “did not point to any conclusive evidence of manipulation” and identified only “potential for abuse,” writes Javier Hernandez.
The New York Post editorial board said “If Thompson hopes to be mayor, surely he can find more substantive gripes.”
Liz Greene said the report isn’t nearly as damaging as Thompson portrayed it, but the oversight loopholes are real.
Joel Klein envisions classrooms of the future, complete with laptops and play lists.
Students’ schedules are customized.

Morning Read: Dissecting Thompson’s Report, Paying Medicaid