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Dropout Nation [DVD]

A troubling and inspiring journey through the maze of an inner city high school, Dropout Nation investigates the causes, challenges, and potential solutions of a national emergency.

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DVD

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9781608837977


Format: DVD
Summary: Every year, hundreds of thousands of teenagers in the United States quit high school without diplomas - an epidemic so out of control that nobody knows the exact number. FRONTLINE takes you inside a former "dropout factory" in Houston, Texas, for an unforgettable portrait of four students in crisis and the teachers, counselors and principal waging a daily struggle to get them to graduation.
Title: Dropout nation [DVD] / a Frontline production with Left/Right Docs ; writer and producer, Frank Koughan.
Publisher Date: [Boston, Mass.] : PBS Distribution, c2012.
Subject: High school dropouts -- Texas. Education -- United States
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Isbn: 9781608837977
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Bib Id: 441345

Format: DVD
Summary: A troubling and inspiring journey through the maze of an inner city high school, Dropout Nation investigates the causes, challenges, and potential solutions of a national emergency.
Summary: Every year, hundreds of thousands of teenagers in the United States quit high school without diplomas - an epidemic so out of control that nobody knows the exact number. FRONTLINE takes you inside a former "dropout factory" in Houston, Texas, for an unforgettable portrait of four students in crisis and the teachers, counselors and principal waging a daily struggle to get them to graduation.
Title: Dropout nation [DVD] / a Frontline production with Left/Right Docs ; writer and producer, Frank Koughan.
Publisher, Date: [Boston, Mass.] : PBS Distribution, c2012.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Description: 4 3/4 in.
Description: digital optical
Description: NTSC
Description: video file DVD video region 1
Subjects: High school dropouts -- Texas.
Subjects: Education -- United States
Genre: Television series
Genre: Television news programs
Genre: Nonfiction television programs
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Koughan, Frank screenwriter, producer.
Other Author: PBS Distribution (Firm)
Other Author: WGBH Educational Foundation
Other Author: WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Other Author: Left/Right Docs.
Other Author: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Other Title: Frontline (Television program)
Notes: Editor, Fanny Lee ; directors of photography, Jaron Berman, Jeremy Gold ; music, John Dragonetti.
Notes: Originally broadcast Sept. 25, 2012, as part of the PBS series Frontline.
Notes: DVD; stereo.; region 1; widescreen.
Notes: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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ISBN: 9781608837977
Publisher Number: FRL63020
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Call Number: 373.12913 Dro
Medium: [DVD]