The video uploaded to YouTube is of an incident two weeks ago. It is obviously recorded on a phone by a student in a classroom; Baltimore City Schools confirms it is from Digital Harbor High School in Federal Hill.
You can watch as the female student flicks at and taunts the substitute teacher at the front of the room.
Then you can see the teacher dodging something that comes at her…all to the giggles and laughter of the rest of the class.
“My initial response was again, disgust.”
Marietta English is the head of the teachers union in Baltimore city.
She’s seen the video and says it happens more often than you think.
“Respect for adults. Somewhere there’s just, no civility. They don’t even respect the adults in the classroom who are trying to deliver a lesson and this is the battle we fight,” said English. Read more from this story HERE.