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  1. How music can inspire strong student writing and discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | ESchool News

    On the first day of school, I give my students a pep talk. My goals for the year are laid out.

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  2. Mentors Not MartyrsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Left to right: Michelle Pfeiffer in 1995's Dangerous Minds; Sidney Poitier in 1967's To Sir, With Love ; Hillary Swank in 2007's Freedom Writers; and Robin Williams in 1989's Dead Poets Society.

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  3. What Dead Poets Society Taught Me About Being a TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Switched

    ... this teaching thing! Well, I couldn't pull that off. It's not me. Maybe I needed to be Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds: Okay, I'll show up in a leather jacket, do some awesome karate moves, hand out candy bars, and teach them poetry with rap ...

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  4. Secrets of amazing teachers: What both sides of the education reform...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Salon

    ... The common view of great teachers is that they are born that way. Like Michelle Pfeiffer's ex-marine in "Dangerous Minds," Edward James Olmos's Jaime Escalante in "Stand and Deliver," and Robin Williams's "carpe diem"-intoning whistler in "Dead ... 1 comment

  5. How to build a better teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... Magdalene Lampert? The Hollywood view is that they're born that way: Like Michelle Pfeiffer's ex-Marine in Dangerous Minds and Edward James Olmos's Jaime Escalante in Stand and Deliver , brilliant teachers transform their students through brute ...

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  6. New and improved Rom will be top of the classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... them down in silence. Pretty impressive stuff, I suppose, as my last school was like Michelle Pfeiffer's in Dangerous Minds." I suggest that this death stare is something he has brought to his new career, as I experienced it first hand in Edinburgh ...

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  7. Building a Better TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Movies are filled with inspiring teachers. Think Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds , or Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society .

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  8. I Was a Naive Urban TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... on his desk and encouraging students to seize the day; tough army captain Michelle Pfeiffer pronouncing, in Dangerous Minds , "There are no victims in this classroom!"; bleeding-heart Hilary Swank in Freedom Writers , wisely telling a student, "To ...

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  9. Hip Shot: This Gonna Be on the Test, Miss?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | City Paper

    They say: I'm not Michelle Pfeiffer. This isn't Dangerous Minds. Welcome to community college remedial English, where it's my job for the next 12 weeks to teach you what you should've learned over the past 12 years.

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  10. Snow White & the Beast Comes to the Lee Strasberg Theatre, 7/23-25Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... include the musicalHealing The Rainbow starring Lauryn Hill . An established actor, his film credits include Dangerous Minds with Michelle Pfeiffer , Hackers with Angelina Jolie andConair with Nicholas Cage and John Malkovich . He was nominated for ...

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  11. Music The 15 Most Inspirational Teachers In Pop CultureRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | VH1

    ... From Robin William 's tear-jerking turn in Dead Poet's Society , to Michelle Pfeiffer 's badassery in Dangerous Minds , or even Ms. Frizzle's out-of-this-world animated adventures, it's safe to say that these characters inspired the real teachers of ...

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  12. The 8 Best Soundtrack Exclusive TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... had to buy back then. Coolio featuring L.V. - "Gangsta's Paradise" This one was released originally on the Dangerous Minds soundtrack, but it was re-released one month later as the title track of Coolio's second album. Nevertheless, it will forever ...

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  13. California's Oldest Coaster, "Giant Dipper," Turns 90Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | NBC Bay Area

    ... city of Santa Cruz. Among those riders have been famous actors like Michelle Pfeiffer when she filmed "Dangerous Minds," Vincent Price when he made a horror documentary in 1978 called "America Screams" and basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain, who ...

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  14. Calif. Roller Coaster Turns 90Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | NBC Miami

    ... city of Santa Cruz. Among those riders have been famous actors like Michelle Pfeiffer when she filmed "Dangerous Minds," Vincent Price when he made a horror documentary in 1978 called "America Screams" and basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain, who ...

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  15. Actor Renoly Santiago directing Grace Theatre Workshop showcase in Union CityRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    The showcase will feature students of Union City native Renoly Santiago, who has starred in films like "Dangerous Minds," "Hackers," "Daylight" and "Con Air."

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  16. Hollywood star Renoly Santiago directs his students in showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | The Hudson Reporter

    The Grace Theatre Workshop, Inc. will present a showcase directed by critically acclaimed actor Renoly Santiago, star of "Dangerous Minds" with Michelle Pfeiffer, "Hackers" with Angelina Jolie, "Daylight" with Sylvester Stallone, and "Con Air" with Nicolas Cage and John Malkovich.

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  17. John 'JT' Thomas talks talent management and event coordinationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... care of them. I'm starting, for the first time, my own acting class with Renoly Santiago from "Con Air" and "Dangerous Minds." We're going partners in that, and we're going to help a lot of actors. He has many, many, many years of teaching ...

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  18. Hollywood's - White Savior' ObsessionBy Keli GoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... of Variety , says. "Think about the white teacher in the inner city school. The Michelle Pfeiffer one [in Dangerous Minds]. The Principal. Music of the Heart, where Meryl Streep was a music teacher. Wildcats. I think these stories probably read well ...

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  19. Danny Strong making directorial debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... small screen in Buffy: The Vampire Slayer , Mad Men and Justified , as well as in the films Pleasantville, Dangerous Minds, and Seabiscuit. User contributions and/or comments do not, unless specifically stated, represent the views of RT.ie or RT. ...

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  20. Danny Strong Making Directorial Debut With Biopic 'Salinger's War'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... credits include TV series Justified and AMC's Mad Men , has also had roles in the films Pleasantville, Dangerous Minds, Seabiscuit. On the screenwriting side, he wrote the scripts for HBO's Emmy-winning miniseries Game Change and Recount. He's ...

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