Yes, I’m sure we’re all a bit jaded by movies portraying a wonderfully inspirational teacher who tries to transform the cultures of their school and classroom against all odds.

Of course, they paint unrealistic pictures of what most of us can do in the classroom, especially since a whole lot of us, including me, are still sort of in pandemic survival mode.

Nevertheless, they can be entertaining and, often, moving to watch.

And a new one is coming from Mexico in a couple of weeks called “Radical.”

I’ll certainly be watching it and, after you see these two trailers from it, I suspect you will be, too:


I’m adding it to The Best Places To Learn About (And View Video Clips Of) Teachers In The Movies.