Time for School spotlights the 12-year journey of five extraordinary children in five countries as they struggle to secure a basic education. Time for School reveals the underreported global crisis of education access in developing countries.

The videos in the collection introduce viewers to Nanavi in Benin; Jefferson in Brazil; Neeraj in India; Joab in Kenya; and Shugufa in Afghanistan and follows them from their first year of school in 2003 to the time of their hoped-for high school graduation.

Producer: THIRTEEN