May 23rd, 2013 11:38 EST
Outrage: Teacher Suspended For Sleeping During Class
"The Broward County (Fla.) School Board suspended a high school science teacher for two days without pay for allegedly falling asleep during class time.
The board issued the suspension Tuesday to Patrick Geller, 42, a science teacher at Cypress Bay High School in Weston, after students snapped photos of him taking a short nap during a class period."
Before Geller emitted his first snore, photographs of the sleeping teacher were all over the Internet. In this digital age, you can`t get away with anything anymore.
The teacher told the school board he had been exhausted due to being up most of the night with a crying infant. If I had to deal with a crying infant at home and screaming kids in the class, I`d be exhausted also.
Most classrooms resemble a zoo; this teacher should be commended for keeping his class so quiet that he could take a nap.
Shame on the students for getting their hardworking teacher in trouble!
Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2013/05/22/Teacher-suspended-for-sleeping-during-class/UPI-12141369241392/#ixzz2U7tJlrx7
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