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The Best Teacher Movies and TV Shows on Netflix

Finding a good Teacher movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Teacher movies and TV shows of all time streaming on Netflix.

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1. Breaking Bad

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9.5/10
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100/100
Year: 2008-2021Rated: TV-MASeasons: 5
Crime, Drama

What it's about: When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live. He becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's financial future at any cost as he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime.

Where to Watch: 62 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 62 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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2. Like Stars on Earth

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8.4/10
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85/100
Released: 2007Rated: PG
Drama, Family

What it's about: Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and neatness. Ishaan cannot seem to get anything right in class; he is then sent to boarding school, where his life changes forever.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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3. A Single Man

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7.6/10
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82/100
Released: 2009Rated: R
Drama, Romance

What it's about: The life of George Falconer, a British college professor, is reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will to live as he seeks the console of his close girl friend Charley, who is struggling with her own questions about life.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (Google Play & Vudu).

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4. Glee

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6.7/10
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76/100
Year: 2009-2021Rated: TV-14Seasons: 6
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: In this musical comedy, optimistic high school teacher Will Schuester tries to refuel his own passion while reinventing the high school's glee club and challenging a group of outcasts to realize their star potential as they strive to outshine their singing competition while navigating the cruel halls of McKinley High.

Where to Watch: 121 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Prime Video). 121 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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5. Waiting for "Superman"

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75/100
Released: 2010Rated: PG
Documentary

What it's about: Gripping, heartbreaking, and ultimately hopeful, Waiting for Superman is an impassioned indictment of the American school system from An Inconvenient Truth director Davis Guggenheim.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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6. The Kindergarten Teacher

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Released: 2018Rated: R
Drama

What it's about: Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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7. When Calls the Heart

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8.2/10
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71/100
Year: 2014-2021Rated: TV-GSeasons: 7
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Elizabeth Thatcher, a young school teacher from a wealthy Eastern family, migrates from the big city to teach school in a small coal mining town in the west.

Where to Watch: 60 episodes (75%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hallmark Movies Now). 2 episodes (3%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Hallmark). 70 episodes (88%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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8. Merlí

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8.6/10
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70/100
Year: 2015-2021Rated: TV-14Seasons: 3
Comedy, LGBTQ

What it's about: TV series about a high school philosophy teacher, Merlí, who teaches in an original way, and about the students of his class, including his own son, and the relationship, friendship, love, and problems between the students of the class.

Where to Watch: 27 episodes (68%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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9. Rita

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8.1/10
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65/100
Year: 2012-2021Rated: TV-14Seasons: 5
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Independent, outspoken and adored by her students, private school teacher Rita fares less well with adults.

Where to Watch: 40 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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10. The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

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65/100
Released: 1978Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape, and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to seek revenge.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hiyah) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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11. Zindagi Gulzar Hai

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57/100
Year: 2012-2021Seasons: 1
Romance, Drama

What it's about: A school teacher was left by her husband with her 3 daughters and marries another women for the sake of getting a male child. The story focuses on gender biasness and the difference between the classes in terms of the affluence level.

Where to Watch: 26 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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12. The School Nurse Files

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47/100
Year: 2020-2021Seasons: 1
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Wielding a light-up sword through the dark corners of a high school, a nurse with an unusual gift protects students from monsters only she can see.

Where to Watch: 6 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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13. Was It Love

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Year: 2020-2021Seasons: 1
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: After 14 years devoid of romance, a struggling movie producer and single mom faces the unexpected arrival of 4 men into her life—an author, an actor, a CEO, and a younger man—who might just revive her dormant desire for love.

Where to Watch: 16 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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14. Nasha

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35/100
Released: 2013Rated: PG-13
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A teenage boy becomes smitten with his new drama teacher and pursues her, despite the perilous risks of being found out.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Google Play).

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15. Learning Time with Timmy

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6.0/10
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34/100
Year: 2018-2021Seasons: 1
Animation, Family

What it's about: Discover new words and join in the activities with Timmy and his friends in this fun learning series developed with the British Council, world experts in teaching English.

Where to Watch: 13 episodes (50%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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