Great Teacher Onizuka (GTO)

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Source : manga by Tooru Fujisawa.
Genre : Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Slice of Life
Written by: Masashi Sogo
Studio: Pierrot
Episodes: 43
Duration: 25 m+

Outline:

Onizuka a former bike gang leader, has set his eyes on becoming the great teacher for the purpose of meeting sexy high school girls. Only to get disappointed as he gets assigned to “Class O”, a group of delinquents and blackmailers, and ends resigning. After a seres of bizarre incidents he gets another job in Holy Forest Academy, only to end up as a home room teacher of another barbaric class. This time he took a different approach by embarking  on a mission of self-discovery by breaking through to each student one-by-one, and helping each student to overcome the student’s problems and learn to genuinely enjoy life. He uses methods that would be unorthodox, against the law, and also life-threatening, yet somehow, he manages to succeed in educating and opening up his students.

Quotes:

“its not even funny to be late from the day one.” – onizuka
“if you take control at the beginning, the rest is easy!” -onizuka

Sweetness and Lightning

sweetness and lightning
Amaama to Inazuma
Source : manga by Gido Amagakure
Genre : Slice of Life
Written by: Mitsutaka Hirota
Studio: TMS Entertainment
Episodes: 12
Duration:24 min

Characters:

Inuzuka Kōhei: kind hearted and hard working high school teacher and single father.
Inuzuka Tsumugi: daughter of kohei
Iida Kotori: a high school student.
Kojika Shinobu: kotori’s friend.
Yagi Yūsuke: kohei’s friend.

Outline:

This a light-hearted slice of life anime where Kohei, who’s wife passed away recently, is learning to take care of his daughter Tsumugi. Kohei being a busy teacher mostly bought ready-made meals for his daughter, but soon gets frustrated at his own incapability to provide a fresh, nutritious meal for his daughter and accepts a the offer of kotori to cook together. Thus kohei gets to feed Tsumugi home made food and kotori get’s to keep her deserted family restaurant.    

Quotes:

“Making a cute face doesn’t makes it ok.”
-Inuzuka Kōhei

“i take responsibility for my failures.”
-Inuzuka Kōhei

“they do say that both bad men and sweet sweets are alluring, but what’s wrong with being normal? Normal, plain sweets that aren’t too sweet.. they are good too!”
-ida Kotori

“i thought donuts were difficult, ‘cause I  didn’t know if they were a snack or a meal. But from now on, I know they’re a happy thing that I eat on my days off with daddy!”
-Tsumugi