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YMMV: Teaching Mrs. Tingle
  • Affably Evil: Mrs. Tingle. Although she's definitely the antagonist it's debatable if she could truly be called a villain.
  • Designated Hero and Designated Villain, both of which are Up to Eleven:
    • Mrs. Tingle isn't the only Designated Villain, either. Another girl in the class is demonized because...she gets better grades than the protagonist?
  • Jerkass Woobie: Mrs. Tingle. Again, it's the kids who barge into her house and threaten her then tie her up.
  • Strawman Has a Point: The title character is a high school Sadist Teacher who has it in for the lead character, who is just trying to become valedictorian. At the start of the film, Mrs. Tingle gives a C grade to a project she worked six months on, a historical recreation of the diary of a girl accused of being a witch during the time of the 1692 Salem Witch Trials. Except that the diary describes witch-burnings, whereas the accused witches at Salem were all hanged, except for the one man who was crushed, meaning the teacher was well within her rights to mark the assignment down.
  • Teens Are Monsters:

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