Fate of teacher who asked whether her school would allow student to walk out … to protest abortion

Fate of teacher who asked whether her school would allow student to walk out … to protest abortion
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[Ed. – Double standard]

A California high school history teacher was placed on paid administrative leave after presenting a question to her students — if they thought the school administration would let another group of students protest a cause like abortion and walk out of class during the middle of the day.

Julianne Benzel has taught at Rocklin High School near Sacramento for 20 years with a spotless record. It’s the only teaching position she has held during her career.

Benzel said she thought it was appropriate to talk with her students about the politics of the gun violence protest that then was still a week away.

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Benzel told CBN News in a telephone interview that the class had a very good five to seven-minute discussion on the protest and she encouraged her students to educate themselves about the walkout.

“I told them to go home and talk with their parents about it,” she said.

Benzel said a week went by and she heard no backlash from any students or parents.

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