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5th Jan '18 12:09:52 PM AliceMacher
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* In ''Broom Hilda,'' the title character, a 1,500-year-old witch, decides to complete her education by enrolling in [[ExaggeratedTrope first grade]]. Her [[TheLadette ladette]] behaviour results in her repeatedly being sent to the corner with a DunceCap.
--> '''Teacher:''' Recess time! Can anyone suggest a nice game?\\
'''Broom Hilda:''' I can. And it's educational, too! See these dice, kids? You can learn countin' from 'em! Now, who has lunch money?
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17th Sep '17 2:17:44 PM nombretomado
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddparents'' episode "The Old Man and the C Minus", Timmy's Dad entered a GameShow titled [[AreYouSmarterThanAFifthGrader Are You Brighter than a 4th Grader?]] and lost because he answered "sea cucumber" to all questions except the one where "sea cucumber" was the right answer. He then admitted he didn't finish fourth grade and his wife forced him to go back to school to set an example for their son.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddparents'' episode "The Old Man and the C Minus", Timmy's Dad entered a GameShow titled [[AreYouSmarterThanAFifthGrader [[Series/AreYouSmarterThanAFifthGrader Are You Brighter than a 4th Grader?]] and lost because he answered "sea cucumber" to all questions except the one where "sea cucumber" was the right answer. He then admitted he didn't finish fourth grade and his wife forced him to go back to school to set an example for their son.
3rd Sep '17 8:01:56 PM rjd1922
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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool. [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with a regular]] SliceOfLife [[IThoughtItMeant scenario involving children having to go to school after the summer break ends.]]

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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool. [[IThoughtItMeant [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with a regular]] SliceOfLife [[IThoughtItMeant [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant scenario involving children having to go to school after the summer break ends.]]
31st Aug '17 2:02:34 PM PrincessPandaTrope
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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool. [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with a regular]] SliceInLife [[IThoughtItMeant scenario involving children having to go to school after the summer break ends.]]

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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool. [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with a regular]] SliceInLife SliceOfLife [[IThoughtItMeant scenario involving children having to go to school after the summer break ends.]]
31st Aug '17 2:02:19 PM PrincessPandaTrope
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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool.

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When actual school children have to repeat a grade you want HeldBackInSchool.
HeldBackInSchool. [[IThoughtItMeant Not to be confused with a regular]] SliceInLife [[IThoughtItMeant scenario involving children having to go to school after the summer break ends.]]
8th Jun '17 4:28:25 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''Series/{{NTSFSDSUV}}'': Parodied when Agent Piper Ferguson suddenly decides to go back to college to finish her degree on the advice of the drugged-out fratboy she was interrogating. She subsequently deals with every problem on campus by shooting at it.
3rd Jun '17 9:03:12 PM Merlyn_LeRoy
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* Creator/RobertVaughn went back to college ''after'' starring in Series/TheManFromUNCLE to get a Ph.D. in Communications. His dissertation was on UsefulNotes/TheHollywoodBlacklist.
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21st May '17 4:52:48 PM nombretomado
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* In the "Kotter Makes Good" episode of ''WelcomeBackKotter'', teacher Gabe Kotter (Gabriel Kaplan) starts studying for his high school's senior-year exams when the principal can find no record of his scores. The records are found, but he takes the tests anyway, providing an example for his students.

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* In the "Kotter Makes Good" episode of ''WelcomeBackKotter'', ''Series/WelcomeBackKotter'', teacher Gabe Kotter (Gabriel Kaplan) starts studying for his high school's senior-year exams when the principal can find no record of his scores. The records are found, but he takes the tests anyway, providing an example for his students.
21st May '17 11:40:23 AM nombretomado
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* In the Creator/KevinSmith episodes of ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' this is the plot synopsis of the ViewAskewniverse movie Smith has come to UsefulNotes/{{Toronto}} (and eventually the school) to film.

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* In the Creator/KevinSmith episodes of ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'' this is the plot synopsis of the ViewAskewniverse Film/TheViewAskewniverse movie Smith has come to UsefulNotes/{{Toronto}} (and eventually the school) to film.
2nd Jan '17 7:53:53 AM Belphegor
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* In the ''[[Literature/DonCamillo Don Camillo e Peppone]]'' series, there is one arc where Peppone (the mayor of the village) has to take the primary school finals because he missed them during the troubled years of UsefulNotes/WW2. He almost fails; Don Camillo trades the correct solutions for political concessions.

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* In the ''[[Literature/DonCamillo Don Camillo e Peppone]]'' series, there is one arc where Peppone (the mayor of the village) has to take the primary school finals because he missed them during because, like most men in the troubled years of UsefulNotes/WW2.village, he had to leave school and work very early. He almost fails; Don Camillo trades the correct solutions for political concessions.
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