Nat Giambalvo, a high-energy middle school math teacher, doesn’t need gimmicks to keep the attention of his students, but he’s not above trying one out now and then.
He has Albert Einstein and “Welcome Back, Kotter” costumes that he trots out on occasion when he wants to play characters. His classroom is adorned with a sign that reads, “Zombies and teachers, we both want your BRAINS.” He wears a Looney Tunes necktie.
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