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10 Films Recognizing the Importance of Teachers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

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COVID-19 has turned the world upside-down in many ways, including the fact that parents have to deal with home-schooling. But, as always, Hollywood has already been there, with plenty of bigscreen depictions of what to do — and what to avoid.

Nicholas Ferroni, educator-activist whose high-profile Twitter account is devoted to teachers, told Variety: “This pandemic has revealed a lot about schools, education and teachers. It’s safe to say that many parents have a newfound appreciation for their child’s teachers.”

The 10 films that follow offer many different insights into home education.