||24-year-old Laura teaches high school and is treated “like one of the gang” by her students, especially the boys. Dan, the older brother of Jerry, one of the students, says Laura should socialise with people of her own age. Her lack of “dignity” also threatens her job. Dan and Laura fall in love. When Jerry is caught embracing Laura in school, he’s suspended but shows up at the prom and makes a scene. Dan accuses Laura of leading his brother on. Jerry flees and is hurt in a car wreck. Laura confesses to the principal: Jerry is reinstated and Laura is fired. Dan and Laura reconcile.