FRONTLINE

Dropout Nation

Season 2012 Episode 18 | 1h 53m 40s Video has closed captioning.

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.

Aired: 09/24/12

Rating: NR

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