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Principal Gives Teachers A Time Out

There’s always something hilarious when teachers — and I write as the husband of a teacher — get a taste of their own medicine. Well, the local press in Ramat Gan, Israel, reports that teachers at the Ohel Shem High School have been told that they aren’t allowed in the staff room until they learn to behave themselves properly.

Principal Shmuel Keinan, a retired Israel Defense Forces brigadier general who takes an atypically (for Israel) hard-line attitude towards discipline, found cigarette butts in the staff room and concluded that teachers had been surreptitiously smoking. He locked the room and put a sign on the door declaring it out of bounds.

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