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Opinion: When teachers talk out of school


Today, teachers can be suspended, and even fired, for what they write on Facebook, Jonathan Zimmerman in the New York Times. Just ask Christine Rubino, the New York City math teacher who may soon be dismissed for posting angry messages about her students. Last June, just before summer vacation began, a Harlem schoolgirl drowned during a field trip to a beach. Ms. Rubino had nothing to do with that incident, but the following afternoon, she typed a quick note on Facebook about a particularly rowdy group of Brooklyn fifth graders in her charge…

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