The Knowledge

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571286553.00000008
Acts: 2. Roles: Male (4) , Female (3) , Neutral (0)

Being a teacher means weekends. It means thirteen weeks holiday. It means a secure job in uncertain times.

But Zoe doesn't want to have to rescue her students. She doesn't want to be called a slag. She doesn't want to sleep with the Head of Science. And she doesn't want to teach a group of kids how to do life. Because that's something Zoe's not sure she even knows how to do herself.

Examining what happens when a young teacher goes off the rails in a failing school, The Knowledge by John Donnelly premiered at the Bush Theatre, London, in January 2011.

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Faber and Faber

John Donnelly

ISBN: 9780571276721

Series: Faber Drama

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