Season 01 , Episode 11 – “Eight Pigs and a Rat”
When one of Jack’s students anonymously reports him for canceling their much anticipated fetal pig dissection, he sets out to find the snitch. Durbin’s chances at Principal of the Year are in jeopardy when the superintendent visits.
Season 01, Episode 10 – “Durbin Crashes”
When Jack casually gives Durbin some marriage advice, it backfires, gets Durbin kicked out of the house, and Jack takes him in. The A.P. Bio kids tell Jack if they can get Miles’ DNA, they’ll learn a little biology while pulling off the ultimate revenge.
Season 01 , Episode 09 – “Rosemary’s Boyfriend”
Jack is incensed when his dead mom’s former lover shows up and suggests they commemorate her birthday. Jack taps his students to help him retaliate, but the students’ hands are already full of crying robot babies.
Season 01 , Episode 08 – “We Don’t Party”
Jack finds out his ex girlfriend Meredith needs a venue for a charity fundraiser and has the perfect place: his student Victor’s house. Victor and the other kids are inspired by Jack to party for the first time.
Season 01, Episode 07 – “Selling Out”
Jack receives an offer from Miles’ publisher to write a book of feel-good philosophy that could be his ticket out of Toledo. Durbin accidentally sets off an emotional firestorm when he reveals that while Stef chose Mary as her emergency contact, Mary chose Michelle.
Season 01, Episode 06 – “Freakin’ Enamored”
When Jack is attracted to a student’s mother at a parent-teacher conference, he feigns interest in her son, Colin. A group of parents complain to Principal Durbin when they notice a piece of controversial student art from Mary’s class.
Season 01, Episode 05 – “Dating Toledoans”
Jack reluctantly agrees to go out on the town with Mary, Stef and Michelle. However, his superiority complex proves difficult for the women of Toledo to overcome. Principal Durbin feels threatened when Helen fills in for him on the school’s video morning announcements.
Season 01 , Episode 03 – “Burning Miles”
Jack puts his students on a new Miles revenge mission. At the same time, Helen, Principal Durbin’s upbeat secretary, relentlessly tries to get Jack to make something for the annual bake sale.
Season 01 , Episode 04 – “Overachieving Virgins”
Jack gets into a petty dispute with Marcus, the president of student council. Marcus surprisingly refuses to back down and the situation escalates much too far. Stef sells makeup at school as a side business.
Season 01, Episode 02 – “Teacher Jail”
When Jack leaves his class unattended, a student injury sets off an official investigation and lands Jack in “teacher jail.” An aggressive teacher’s union rep sets her sights on Principal Durbin. The students’ excitement for a substitute teacher are dashed when they find out it’s Helen.
Season 01, Episode 03 – “Burning Miles”
While Principal Durbin struggles with budget cuts, Jack discovers his students pity him – so he rallies, making a splash at the school bake sale and getting kicked out of the bookstore for life.
When disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin (Glenn Howerton) loses out on his dream job, he is forced to return to Toledo, Ohio, and work as a high school Advanced Placement Biology teacher. As he comes crashing into Whitlock High School, Jack makes it absolutely clear he will not be teaching any biology. Realizing he has a room full of honor roll students at his disposal, Jack decides instead to use the kids for his own benefit. Eager to prove that he is still king of the castle, Principal Durbin (Patton Oswalt) struggles to control the force of nature that is Jack Griffin.
Season 01, Episode 01 – “Pilot: Catfish”
In the series premiere, a failed philosophy scholar becomes an A.P. biology teacher with no intention of teaching science to his honor-roll students but, instead, using them to enact revenge on his rival and take the job that is rightfully his.