TITLE

CHALKBOARD dreaming

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Dolly;May2012, Issue 497, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the results of an online poll about fictional teachers including Elizabeth Halse of the film "Bad Teacher," Mr. Schue of the television series "Glee," and Dumbledore of the Harry Potter film series.
ACCESSION #
75152278

 

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