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Author Holland, William R., 1938-

Title A school in trouble : a personal story of Central Falls High School / William R. Holland

Publ Info Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, [2010]
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1 copy ordered for CCRI-Warwick Orders on 06-29-2011.
Descript xv, 117 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-115)
Contents Interim superintendent in Central Falls -- The obstacles to success in an inner-city school -- A jaded perception of urban schools -- An urban principal questions dropout figures -- Residential instability among Latinos -- The role of poverty -- The need for better teaching -- The blame game -- The unique city of Central Falls -- Central Falls High School today -- An agenda for change -- The URI-Central Falls High School partnership -- A severe bump in the road -- Central Falls students -- Theresa Agonia : overcoming adversity -- Bryant Estrada : an independent thinker -- Guillermo Ronquillo : the importance of faith -- George Carle : a basketball dream -- Summary
LC subject Central Falls High School (Central Falls, R.I.)
Hispanic Americans -- Education (Secondary) -- Rhode Island -- Central Falls
ISBN 9781607098737 (cloth : alk. paper)
1607098733 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781607098744 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1607098741 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781607098751 (ebook)
160709875X (ebook)