Lisa's teacher, Miss Hoover, is stricken with Lyme disease, and Mr. Bergstrom, a cool, witty, substitute teacher takes her place. Lisa is smitten with the smart, sensitive man, who contrasts so favorable; it seems, with her own father. Meanwhile, Bart decides to run for class president where he is expected to easily triumph over class brain Martin Prince.
Did You Know?
According to'Al Jean', when the audio track of the episode came back, Dustin Hoffman
's voice was too low on the singing parts. The staff were "petrified" that the singing scenes would not show up on air, so they had Hoffman re-record them when he was in Los Angeles. See more
Lisa's classroom is shown to be on the first floor of the building in the beginning of the episode. Later it is shown to be on the second floor See more
Mrs. Krabappel, are you trying to seduce me?
Home on the Range
Written by Daniel E. Kelley
and Brewster M. Higley
Performed by Dustin Hoffman See more