Elisabeth Harrison http://wuis.org en After Radical Change, R.I. School Shows Signs Of Improvement http://wuis.org/post/after-radical-change-ri-school-shows-signs-improvement Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>Rhode Island's Central Falls High School made headlines in 2010 for a pretty dramatic reason: The school board fired all of its teachers as part of a draconian plan to turn around a school experiencing serious problems. The teachers were later rehired, and now, four years later, a series of reforms at Central Falls High appear to be helping. Elisabeth Harrison from Rhode Island Public Radio has the story.<p>ELISABETH HARRISON, BYLINE: Central Falls, Rhode Island is a gritty, former mill town with many immigrants and families struggling to get by. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 16134 at http://wuis.org