May 7 – 11 is Teacher Appreciation Week. If you’re looking for some movies about teachers on Netflix, check out one of these:
- Magic School Bus – Join Ms. Frizzle as the Magic School Bus travels to outer space, under the sea, through an anthill — and even inside the human body!
- The Magic School Bus Rides Again – Beloved teacher Ms. Frizzle tosses the keys to her kid sister, Fiona, launching an all-new era of adventure. So fun, you’ll forget you’re learning!
- Teach Us All – It’s been decades since Brown v. Board of Education, yet American schools remain largely segregated. Some leaders are working to change that.
- Hard Lessons – This drama based on real-life events tells the story of George McKenna, the tough, determined new principal of a notorious Los Angeles high school.
- When Calls the Heart – Leaving behind her upper-crust city roots, a woman journeys west in the early 1900s to become a teacher in a small Canadian mining community.
- Mr. Young – After Adam graduates from college at age 14, he heads back to high school to teach science, where his crush and his best friends are his students!
- Dead Poets Society – At a stuffy New England prep school, an unconventional teacher inspires students to view their studies and lives from a more meaningful perspective.