American Teacher

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"Dedicated. Brilliant. Inspiring. Underpaid. Misunderstood. Scapegoated. There's a lesson here."
  • TV-G
  • 2011
  • 1 hr 21 min
  • 6.8  (225)
  • 60

American Teacher, narrated by Matt Damon, pays tribute to one of today's most underrated, yet most criticized careers. Following the life and stories of teachers from cities and rural communities coast to coast, you will meet the innovative teachers that are changing the way our children learn. Budget cuts and insufficient materials force many teachers to spend there own income just to provide growing class size with an education. Listen as these teachers tell inspiring stories how they over came these odds. Listen to letters and interviews from students, families and co-workers. See photographs taken from around the country by well known photographers that pay tribute to these teachers. Listen to the interviews of teachers as they share with us their techniques and the tools they developed to change and mold our youth of today.

American Teacher
American Teacher
American Teacher

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Description
American Teacher, narrated by Matt Damon, pays tribute to one of today's most underrated, yet most criticized careers. Following the life and stories of teachers from cities and rural communities coast to coast, you will meet the innovative teachers that are changing the way our children learn. Budget cuts and insufficient materials force many teachers to spend there own income just to provide growing class size with an education. Listen as these teachers tell inspiring stories how they over came these odds. Listen to letters and interviews from students, families and co-workers. See photographs taken from around the country by well known photographers that pay tribute to these teachers. Listen to the interviews of teachers as they share with us their techniques and the tools they developed to change and mold our youth of today.

American Teacher is a 2011 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 21 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 60.

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  • Release Date
    2011
  • MPAA Rating
    TV-G
  • Runtime
    1 hr 21 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (225)
  • Metascore
    60