March 6th, 2014
09:59 AM ET

Is She The Toughest Principal in America?

In the aftermath of a countrywide economic collapse, Chicago faces the challenges of improving its schools, neighborhoods and safety.

Can the city's leaders, communities and residents come together or will differences pull them apart?

We spoke with Fenger High School Principal Liz Dozier on "New Day" Thursday.

Dozier confronts gang violence and shootings to save her school and her students.

See the full interview above and be sure to tune in to CNN at 10p ET as "Chicagoland" premieres March 6.

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  1. LaMar Davis

    Very good piece and so proud of Ms. Dozier wish her, her team, and her students continued success they have a tremendous task in front of them.

    March 8, 2014 at 11:52 pm | Reply
    • Name*lester ringor

      Miss dozier is a strong lady and I applaud her drive and courage more of us need to be on the front line like her may God bless you and keep you in the mist of it all miss dozier

      April 10, 2014 at 10:26 pm | Reply

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