Thirteen: Time for School

Time For School

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Aired: 2016-09-12 04:00:00 1:25:35 Rating: NR

Five extraordinary children in five countries struggle to get a basic education.

Video from Time for School 2003 - 2016
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Premiere Date: Thursday, September 15 at 9/8c

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The 90-minute documentary introduces viewers to five children from five different countries, struggling to get what all Americans take for granted: a basic education. Combining current-day footage, at the time of their hoped-for high school graduation, with a wealth of material shot over more than a decade, starting in 2003 when they were just entering their first year of school, the film reveals who has made it through, despite daunting obstacles. |Official Website

Time for School is a co-production of LoudMouse Productions LLC, THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET, and Independent Television Service (ITVS).

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Funding provided by the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Foundation, the Artemis Rising Foundation, Rosalie K. Stahl, Dana and Virginia Randt, the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Fisher-Cummings Family Fund, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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