October 3, 2012
School Board representatives
Virginia Beach Public School
2512 George Mason Drive
Virginia Beach VA
Dear: VBPS Board
This letter is to formally complain about the harassment I have received from a teacher at Princess Anne High school. I have not only been humiliated in front of a whole class of my peers, but the state of my wellbeing was threatened as well. Never the less, I was verbally abused and bullied by someone who I am supposed to respect and give all my undivided attention to.
One of the many advantages of being a student at PAHS is the privilege of having a 20 minute break. A unique time period of 20 minutes between 3rd and 4th block giving ...view middle of the document...
With this being said, most people would assume the bullies are fellow peers. However, I have been bullied by a teacher. According to www.psychologytoday.com bullying is a distinctive pattern of deliberately harming and humiliating others. These words could not describe Ms. Jackson’s insulting name calling and threats any better.
To my knowledge, because of the increasing teen suicide rates and violence in public schools, Administrators take bullying very seriously. The consequences may include dentition, in school suspension, out of school suspension, and even expulsion. When a teacher commits such acts against a student they deserve consequences as well, if not a more severe consequence. This teacher did not know me, I was not one of her students, I did nothing to her for her not to like me, I was in no way disrespectful to her, and she had no idea what I was going through or the problems I was having not only in school but in the privacy of my home as well. Her humiliating statement to me could have pushed me over the edge and I could have become just another...