Onslow County teacher resigns after foul-mouthed tirade in classroom
ONSLOW COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A teacher at an Onslow County high school has resigned, a day after a video surfaced of him berating students in a foul-mouthed tirade.
Onslow County Schools confirmed that it happened during first period on Thursday at Southwest High School.
The school system called it an “inappropriate verbal outburst by a staff member.”
WITN was sent a recording that was posted on social media.
“You can go through life on the **** system and get your paycheck on the first and 15th from my taxes and live an absolute horrible life. I don’t care. You can be another statistic, I don’t care,” the teacher is heard on the recording.
The school system said the staff member resigned on Friday.
The school district did not release the name of the teacher involved.
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