Celebrities and standouts such as Zac Efron, Quincy Jones, Paula Deen (even SpongeBob SquarePants) talk to The Post’s Valerie Strauss about enduring inspirations, life lessons and regrets from their school days. Who hated chemistry? Who cheated? Who learned in 20-minute increments in a trailer? Click through to glean a few surprising insights.
Claire Danes: 'I was nerdy' ''I was the person who raised her hand in class and went 'Ooh ooh, I know the answer.' " The one educational regret of the "Homeland'' actress? "I wasn’t encouraged to learn a foreign language until junior high. We should teach foreign languages at a younger age. And somehow, we have to allow kids to travel and see the world.'' Full story here © Danny Moloshok/Reuters Buy Photo