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May 06, 2009

Turning It Around

President Obama recently outlined the administration's accomplishments during his first 100 days in office. Today we talk with another man who has taken the reins of a troubled institution during unprecedented times.

In December, Doug Rodriguez was asked by his superintendent to take over a school that received five failing marks in five years. If the school failed again, it could be taken over or shut down. Doug was charged with turning things around in a matter of weeks.  The test scores came back last week and to his great pleasure, Doug says the data shows tremendous improvement already.

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