I am a huge proponent of studying books in order to improve, but sometimes an excellent film can bring to life what we need to learn.
Listed below are my Top 10 favorite teacher movies. I know there are others out there, but this list is a start.
(Click on the photos for movie details)
Dead Poets Society
Stand & Deliver
Waiting for “Superman”
This documentary will open your eyes to the challenges of public education.
(See my blog post inspired by the movie.)
The Ron Clark Story
Ron is a tremendous teacher. His books can be a great help to you as well.
The Great Debators
Mr. Holland’s Opus