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Memorable portrayals of teachers as transformative agents are plenty in fiction mrantolini in “the catcher in the rye”, mr hector in alan bennett’s “history boys” and ricky braithwaite in ‘to sir with love” are some examples that come to my mind. The 10 best teachers maggie smith in the prime of miss jean brodie photograph: richard griffiths as hector in the stage version of the history boys.
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