Eikichi Onizuka is a 23-year-old ex-gang member. He is also the World's Greatest Teacher! As he began his quest to become the ultimate educator the young Onizuka discovers two principles of teaching - a social conscience and a sense of morality. After a tiring and eventful school year Onizuka takes a break from the classroom by heading back home to the lazy surfers village of Shonan. Back in his hometown, he runs into friend who runs an orphanage called the White Swan Youth Home. An orphan himself, Onizuka decides to help the home with hopes to help the kids in the same manner he does at school.