Teachers have a tough job. They’re in charge of molding young minds and making sure that children have the foundation they need to move forward and become successful.
There are a few celebs who can relate. From Craig Robinson to Mr. T, these famous faces know just how hard and rewarding being a teacher can be.
Before becoming one of our favorite doctors on Grey’s Anatomy, Williams was a Philadelphia high school teacher. The actor taught English, African Studies, and American Studies.
Prior to serving as the 44th United States president, Obama was a professor at the University of Chicago Law School for 12 years.
Following her father’s sudden death, Flack took a teaching job at 19, performing at night clubs in the evening and on weekends.
We pity the fool who skipped Mr. T’s gym class because we bet it was pretty fun.
In a 2015 Huffington Post article, Scott opened up about her days as a teacher and ways to prevent police assaults in school.
The comedian and actor was a Chicago music teacher before his big break. Robinson taught at Horace Mann Elementary in South Chicago and Henry Eggers Middle School.