The lives of 10 faculty members at a high school in Boston, Mass. weave in and out of dealing with trouble-makers, having a personal life, and keeping sanity.

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 Harvey Lipschultz 66 episodes, 2000-2004
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 Ronnie Cooke 59 episodes, 2001-2004
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 Danny Hanson 57 episodes, 2001-2004
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 Harry Senate 49 episodes, 2000-2002
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 Lauren Davis 44 episodes, 2000-2002
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The lives of 10 faculty members at a high school in Boston, Mass. weave in and out of dealing with trouble-makers, having a personal life, and keeping sanity.

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Every day is a fight. For respect. For dignity. For sanity. See more »

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23 October 2000 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Although Chi McBride, Anthony Heald, and Loretta Devine appeared in every episode, McBride played Steven Harper more than the latter two. He reprised the role in 2005 on an episode of "Boston Legal". The law firm represented the plaintiff in a case against Steven Harper. The episode was written in a way that people who had never seen the previous show weren't missing any details. See more »

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In her introductory episode, the character of Kimberly Woods claims she is teaching at the high school as part of the "Teach for America" program. Boston is not currently a city where "Teach for America" operates. It is being considered as an addition, but it is not in the program at the time the episode aired. See more »

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[repeated line]
Scott Guber: Look at me!
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Referenced in DVD-R Hell: The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer (2012) See more »

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Song of Joy
(English version of "Freude schöner Götterfunken")
Music by Ludwig van Beethoven from "Sinfonie Nr 9 in d, op. 125"
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Best Drama Ever to Come To FOX!!
20 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

This is the best Drama ever to come to FOX. They have had others, but this one stands out most completely! The story-lines are original, the characters are special, and the writing is great. Around the time of its beginning, FOX needed a good hit, and Boston Public came and surprised viewers.


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