Awesome School Teacher Celebrates His Students in an Epic ‘Uptown Funk’ Dance Party

We all remember our high school teachers; while many were awesome, I think a high school teacher in Dallas, Texas is worthy of a “Teacher of the Year” award. Scot Pankey, Director/Theatre Arts Teacher at Antonio Maceo Smith New Tech High School led his students in an epic dance party set to Mark Ronson’s hip-shaking hit ‘Uptown Funk’.

School Teacher Dance with Students in 'Uptown Funk' Dance Party.

The video went viral and has since amassed millions of views on YouTube. It has become a symbol of the positive impact that teachers can have on their students. In the video, teacher Scot Pankey is seen leading the students through an energetic and exciting dance routine set to ‘Uptown Funk.’ The performance is a testament to his passion for teaching and his dedication to his students.

From start to finish, it will have you dancing in your seat! Even more impressive is that the entire dance routine was done in one take! Scot Pankey loves his students and lets them shine in this awesome dance video. Let’s get the funk out!

Watch a teacher dance with his students to ‘Uptown Funk’…


Teachers are so important in a student’s life and Scot Pankey raised the bar with this incredible video. Scot Pankey’s approach to teaching has been praised by many. He has become an inspiration to educators all over the world. His willingness to go above and beyond for his students has not gone unnoticed. Scot Pankey’s video has inspired other teachers to think outside the box and find creative ways to engage their students.

Teachers play a crucial role in shaping the lives of their students. They have the power to inspire, motivate, and encourage young minds to reach their full potential. I know I remember some of the elementary school and high school teachers that made me want to succeed in school and hope you had great teachers as well!

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