publication date: Thursday, September 6, 2012 (part of Fall 2012)

category: Sports

clue: Samuel L. Jackson, basketball coach, grades come first

explanation: Carter was the subject of Coach Carter. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, 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.

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Jaime Escalante

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Marion Jones

She won a five medals around the world in Sydney, but had to give them all back when controversy erupted here at home. Go »

LouAnne Johnson

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John Nash

game theory, paranoid schizophrenia, 2001 Best Picture Go »

Happy birthday!

Steve West turns 59 today.