'Love Them First': Principal and Teachers Total Dedication to Turning a Low Performing School Around

With unprecedented access over the course of a year, "Love Them First: Lessons from Lucy Laney Elementary" follows the determination of a charismatic north Minneapolis school principal, Mauri Melander Friestleben, as she sets out to undo history. Lucy Laney has been at the bottom of the state's list of underperforming schools for two decades.
Published: 12:31 PM EDT August 31, 2019
Updated: 12:31 PM EDT August 31, 2019