Fall 2019 Educational Film & Discussion Series (Movie Series) REMEMBER THE BEST TEACHERS YOU EVER HAD!
September 26 - Goodbye Mr. Chips: (1939/unrated) An aged teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school recalls his career and his personal life over the decades.
October 3 - The Miracle Worker: (1962/unrated) The story of the real Anne Sullivan’s struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate
October 10 - Lean on Me: (1989/PG13) Based on a true story - an arrogant and unorthodox teacher returns as
principal to the idyllic high school from which he had earlier been fired to find it a den of drug abuse, gang violence, and urban despair.
October 17 - Mr. Holland’s Opus: (1995/PG) Glenn Holland is a musician and composer who takes a teaching job to
pay the rent while, in his ‘spare time’, he can strive to achieve his true goal - compose one memorable piece of music to leave his mark on the world.
October 24 - October Sky: (1999/PG) In the 1950’s mining town called Coalwood, West Virginia, Homer Hickam is a kid with only one future in sight, to work in the local coal mine like his father. However, in October 1957, everything changes when the first artificial satellite, Sputnik goes into orbit.
Location: R/C Movies 14, 24 E Northampton Street Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Each movie/discussion begins at 7:00 PM.
Participants earn continuing education credits upon completion. You must attend at least 4 of the 5 movies to receive the continuing education credits. If you have questions about the program, contact us at 570-675-9253 or email email@example.com.