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, Richard Slominsky, Matthew Preston, 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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