Bal, Mark, and Moneeba are about to start their second school placement as trainee teachers at Holybrook School. It's the inner city, and life is about to get tough, both professionally and personally. They all believe they have what it takes, but do they? When they meet Beebee, an experienced deputy head teacher, they soon realise that their lives are about to change . . . and fast! Will Bal change her domineering ways? Will Moneeba give everyone else a chance to talk? Will Mark overcome his uncanny ability to sweat at the slightest hint of pressure? The events that unfold teach them things they never knew about themselves and their closest friends.