'Glee's' Chord Overstreet Heading To 'The Middle'

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Chord Overstreet arrives at the FOX 2010 summer Television Critics Association all-star party held at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, Calif. on August 2, 2010 -- Getty Images
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"Glee" star Chord Overstreet is heading back to school on the small screen this September, but this time, he'll be commandeering the classroom.

The 22-year-old actor will guest star on the ABC sitcom, "The Middle," as Ralph Wilkerson, Brick Heck's [played by Atticus Shaffer] young, innovative fourth grade teacher, whose teaching methods don't mesh with Frankie and Mike's [Patricia Heaton and Neil Flynn] parenting style.

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And Chord isn't the only guest star to join the comedy's upcoming third season -- former "Everybody Loves Raymond" star Ray Romano will be featured on "The Middle's" Season 3 premiere, airing on September 21.

In July, it was announced that the actor will not return to "Glee" as a series regular in Season 3 of the hit FOX series, but may return as a guest star from time to time.

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Catch Chord on "The Middle" when his episode airs on September 28 on ABC.

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