Live From Lincoln Center

"The Glue of the School"

Clip: Season 44 Episode 1 | 1m 3s

"You got a bunch of parents, teachers, politicians, whoever, trying to understand these kids. But how you gonna understand a book you only skimming?" So says Dun, a hard-working high school security guard. In this complex look at American education, actor Jaime Lincoln Smith explores the heights and depths of being in the role of both protector and enforcer at a struggling public institution.

Aired: 02/08/19

Rating: TV-14

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