TV show forces old-timers to learn the art of texting

six youngsters will be the envy of pupils everywhere as they dish out punishment to their teachers in a new television series. Teenagers on the programme took over the timetable and gave lessons in their own specialist subjects, including text-messaging, computer games and street dancing. The 10 teachers in the class undertook with varying degrees of success to pay attention, study hard, and do their homework every night. Rule The School will be broadcast from Friday July 19, at 5pm on BBC1.

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