As a show, Hulu's 'A Teacher' probably gets a B-, but the performance of Nick Robinson as a 17-year-old high-school senior who falls for his English teacher (Kate Mara) gets high marks as something that will make parents eternally grateful for homeschool. And that's one of the points of acting  to create a memorable performance after all, isn't it? 
To that end, Robinson wins as horny-then-humbled Eric Walker, a high-school jock who somewhat blindly wanders into a buzzsaw his inner child won't forget anytime soon. 
Here's a piece I wrote on the talented young actor and his latest role.
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