"The Dragon and the Professor" is the nineteenth episode in the first season of The Wild Thornberrys. It is the nineteenth episode overall.
Eliza will stop at nothing to get a look at the gigantic, fierce Komodo dragon that lives on the Southeast Asian islands.
Her plans are halted by the unexpected arrival of her home-schooling teacher who forces her to "hit the books." Eliza plays a dangerous game of hooky that could cost her her "Comvee way of life."