Youssef Hassan Wardani listens in anger as the Broward County School Board on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, discusses the suspension of a Cypress Bay High French teacher for five days, for repeatedly calling his son a “raghead Taliban’’ when she addressed him in class. The student is of Lebanese and Moroccan descent, and is Muslim. The School Board suspended the French teacher, Maria Valdes, for five days without pay and required her to attend a diversity training program.
Youssef Hassan Wardani listens in anger as the Broward County School Board on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, discusses the suspension of a Cypress Bay High French teacher for five days, for repeatedly calling his son a “raghead Taliban’’ when she addressed him in class. The student is of Lebanese and Moroccan descent, and is Muslim. The School Board suspended the French teacher, Maria Valdes, for five days without pay and required her to attend a diversity training program. CHARLES TRAINOR JR MIAMI HERALD STAFF
Youssef Hassan Wardani listens in anger as the Broward County School Board on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, discusses the suspension of a Cypress Bay High French teacher for five days, for repeatedly calling his son a “raghead Taliban’’ when she addressed him in class. The student is of Lebanese and Moroccan descent, and is Muslim. The School Board suspended the French teacher, Maria Valdes, for five days without pay and required her to attend a diversity training program. CHARLES TRAINOR JR MIAMI HERALD STAFF

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March 17, 2015 2:11 PM

Broward teacher accused of calling her student ‘raghead Taliban’ gets 5-day suspension

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