publication date: Friday, September 7, 2012 (part of Fall 2012)

category: Education

clue: diary, Long Beach, freedom

explanation: Gruwell was the subject of Freedom Writers. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Aaron Shurtleff, and Sarah Kyle

Film School: Early fall is back-to-school season. These ten noteworthy educators have been honored by Hollywood movies telling their stories. All ten goos are presented in the Three Clues format: Recognize the movie, and you can name the famous educator.

Similar Goos

Anne Sullivan

broken doll, sign language, based on a Broadway play Go »

LouAnne Johnson

Michelle Pfeiffer, former Marine, "Gangsta's Paradise" Go »

Jaime Escalante

AP Calculus, Edward James Olmos, cheating scandal Go »

Roberta Guaspari

violins, Meryl Streep, Harlem Go »

Pamela Smart

conspiracy to commit murder, Helen Hunt, teenaged lover Go »

Joe Clark

Bill Withers song, chained doorways, Morgan Freeman Go »