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As the narrator explains, educating children is one of the most important things today and the heroic man who takes on this role is "the school teacher" (Goofy, naturally). After taking role call, Goofy tries to teach the class but keeps having to deal with a mischievous trouble-maker named George who enjoys sneaking out of class to go fishing, eating the teacher's apple, squeaking chalk, making faces while teacher gives a geography lesson, and terrorizing the other students with his water pistol. In the end, George's mischief goes too far when he destroys the school with an exploding bomb and is forced to write "I will not bomb the school again" 100 times! Written by Matt Yorston (george.y@ns.sympatico.ca)

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Kinda boring, not so funny even with Goofy in it.
13 January 2016 | by (California, USA) – See all my reviews

This is a Goofy cartoon from Disney, where a narrator explains the notions about educating children; Goofy is the teacher.

This is more like an episode of a kids' variety show than a conventional Disney cartoon short with humor, adventures, slapstick comedy and just plain fun. What you get is just a non-entertaining attempt to illustrate the fundamentals of education and what goes around inside the kids' classroom.

While it may be educational, the pacing is very slow and the characters weren't remarkable. Even Goofy himself wasn't funny or laughable. Not one of the better ones.

Grade D


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