New Jersey teacher Yvette Nicholas had some trouble teaching her elementary-school class when she realized one of her students had a name that sounded an awful lot like some common English expletive. Instead of being a mature, professional teacher with 13 years of experience, she took to venting on Facebook, and has now been accused of bullying and harassing the student.
“I want to ask the parents if I can change it,” she wrote, and apparently responded to another poster by writing, “How do you think I feel when I have to address him???? I literally can’t stop laughing! I have to go all year with this’—!!!”
While the student’s name has not been released, we imagine the initial exchange went something like this: