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  • Wide Angle

WIDE ANGLE | Time for School | PBS

Duration: 03:13
Program: Wide Angle #207

WIDE angle's unprecedented, award-winning 12-year documentary project, Time for School, returns in 2009 with visits to seven classrooms in seven countries to offer a glimpse into the lives of seven extraordinary children who are struggling to get what nearly all American kids take for granted: a basic education. We started filming in 2002, watching as kids first entered school in Afghanistan, Benin, Brazil, India, Japan, Kenya and Romania, many despite great odds.

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Post Date: September 2, 2009