A Teacher: Season 1

A Teacher: Season 1

A Teacher: Season 1

Kate Mara is Claire, a teacher at a suburban Texas high school who begins an illicit affair with her student (Nick Robinson) in this 10-part drama. Their secret relationship accelerates fast and the complexities that ensue causes a rupture in their lives and community. Created by Hannah Fidell, based on her 2013 independent film of the same name.

2020USAFX, Hulu
Drama

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
11 November 2020

Episode 1

Claire starts her first day teaching at a new school and meets her students, including Eric, a senior in her AP English class.

EPISODE 1.2
11 November 2020

Episode 2

Eric gets caught for underage drinking and a new friend helps bail him out. Claire takes Eric on a field trip to a nearby college.

EPISODE 1.3
11 November 2020

Episode 3

Tensions arise as Claire and Matt explore pregnancy options. Claire chaperones the homecoming dance and Eric comes clean about his true feelings.

EPISODE 1.4
18 November 2020

Episode 4

Claire outlines the rules Eric must follow as their relationship takes a dramatic turn.

EPISODE 1.5
25 November 2020

Episode 5

Claire and Eric go away on a secret trip to celebrate his 18th birthday.

EPISODE 1.6
2 December 2020

Episode 6

As Claire's world begins to crumble, an uncertain Eric is pressed to reveal intimate details of his relationship.

EPISODE 1.7
9 December 2020

Episode 7

Eric tries to move on, but fallout from the affair continues to resurface in unexpected ways.

EPISODE 1.8
16 December 2020

Episode 8

Claire attempts to restart her life. However, not everyone is ready for her to turn the page.

EPISODE 1.9
23 December 2020

Episode 9

Claire and Eric separately hit their breaking points.

EPISODE 1.10
30 December 2020

Episode 10

Claire and Eric have seemingly moved on with their lives, but a chance encounter brings new truths to light.

A Teacher: Season 1 / Reviews

IndieWire

IndieWire

“A Teacher” ditches style, insight, and sexual politics for debased suburban behavior. At a time when TV embraces inventive and risky storytelling, “A Teacher” looks and feels like something that belonged on cable 10 years ago.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Robinson, with his boyish, sad-eyed beauty and quiet charm, deftly manages Eric’s transition from lovestruck kid to haunted young adult. He and Mara have a palpable chemistry (but don’t worry, folks — Robinson is 25). As Claire, Mara does her best work after the affair is exposed.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

This A Teacher isn’t a stretched-out “five-hour movie” of her original vision, but a miniseries that feels much more fleshed-out and thought-through, with surprisingly little overlap between the two projects.

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