B.C. teacher reprimanded for yelling at health workers at school COVID vaccine clinic

b.c. teacher reprimanded for yelling at health workers at school covid vaccine clinic

File photo of a young person getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

A teacher in the B.C. Interior has been reprimanded by the provincial regulator for yelling at health workers about his objections to a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at his school.

Patrick James Nelson signed a consent resolution agreement with the B.C. Commissioner for Teacher Regulation that was posted on Tuesday.

In it, he admitted to confronting the workers at a vaccine clinic in the cafeteria of the school where he works on Oct. 6, 2021. The clinic had been set up by School District No. 82 and Interior Health to vaccinate any students legally allowed to make the decision for themselves.

Nelson left the class he was teaching on their own to go to the cafeteria, “where he angrily interrupted and disrupted the vaccination clinic with students present,” according to the resolution.

“Nelson addressed health authority staff in a raised and angry voice.”

His comments included telling the health authority workers they were guests at his school and that they had “no legal right to immunize students without parental permission.”

He called the vaccines “experimental, dangerous, and poisonous” and said they shouldn’t be used, calling out the workers as “unethical in how they presented information on the vaccines and how they were offering the vaccines to students.” Nelson said the staff “should be ashamed of themselves.”

Nelson was angry enough in his tone that a school staffer called in administrators, and “some students were upset and had to be removed from the cafeteria” during the outburst.

When a nurse tried to calm him down, he walked up to her without a mask over his face, which was against the district’s COVID protocols, “and proceeded to yell and point his finger in the nurse’s face” with their faces only about 10 centimetres apart, far too close under physical distancing protocols.

Nelson was issued a letter of discipline and suspended without pay for just under two weeks in March 2022. He was also told to write a letter of apology to the health workers and to attend a meeting with affected students and staff. He had to complete several courses on maintaining professional boundaries and human relations.

As part of the consent resolution, he must also complete a course in conflict resolution by the end of this school year.

Nelson had been disciplined before when he swore in front of students during a moment of frustration in November 2019.

Related

News Related

OTHER NEWS

Here's What Made Ford's Flathead V8 Engine So Special

ford flathead v8 V8s are about as close as you can get to a “default” American engine. The Chevy Small Block V8 is one of the most versatile engines ever ... Read more »

'Forgiving' King Charles prepares UK invite for Harry and Meghan as it's 'right to do'

King Charles is determined to have his son, Harry, attend his coronation in May. Courtiers are figuring out how to bring the Duke and Duchess back into the royal fold ... Read more »

NYPD clears migrants' tents from in front of Hell's Kitchen hotel

New York City police cleared groups of migrants from the Watson Hotel in Hell’s Kitchen on Monday, but dozens who refuse to go are still on the street — refusing ... Read more »

Willie Nelson: Marijuana saved my life

Willie Nelson: Marijuana saved my life Willie Nelson says marijuana “saved [his] life.” The 89-year-old country music legend – who is due to turn 90 in April – is unsure ... Read more »

RCMP rescue man attempting to cross through snowy Quebec forest into U.S.

The man was found in this forest near the Province Hill Cemetery near Mansonville, Que., about 145 kilometres east of Montreal. A man seeking asylum in the United States was ... Read more »

Britons conned out of £100million every day by fraudsters - and £64m alone lost online

Britons have been conned out of thousands of pounds Fraudsters conned people out of more than £10million every single day last year – with victims losing an average £11,411. Some ... Read more »

Reports: San Francisco 49ers QB Brock Purdy suffers complete UCL tear, likely to require surgery

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy’s right, throwing elbow will reportedly require surgery. According to multiple reports, Purdy suffered a complete tear to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) and is expected ... Read more »

Ben Crump says the only known white Memphis police officer relieved of duty in Tyre Nichols' death pulled him from car and hit him with a Taser — yet had his identity protected

Flanked by the parents of Tyre Nichols and faith and community leaders, civil rights attorney Ben Crump speaks next to a photo of Nichols during a press conference on January ... Read more »

Buttigieg says US needs to ‘pick up the pace’ on FAA modernization after nationwide ground stop

The legacy US NOTAM System is set to be discontinued in mid-2025 Read more »

Man Found Shot to Death in Parking Lot of Philly Forman Mills Store

Man Found Shot to Death in Parking Lot of Philly Forman Mills Store Police identified a man who was found shot to death outside a Forman Mills store in Philadelphia ... Read more »

Why thousands of Aussie parents are racing to get their hands on these 'life changing' $130 Play Kits beloved by celebrities: 'I've been waiting for this'

Parents are obsessed with a toy kit designed to support children's brainsLovevery Play Kits are adored globally and launching in Australia February 1  Read more »

'The Watchful Eye' Star Amy Acker Has Been Married for Two Decades and Counting

Getty Images On the intriguing new Freeform thriller series The Watchful Eye, Amy Acker plays Tory, the sister-in-law of Matthew (Warren Christie) a wealthy man whose wife fell to her ... Read more »

Bella Thorne sizzles in figure-hugging ice blue dress while at the Sundance Film Festival as she promotes her new film Divinity

Bella Thorne turned up the heat in Park City, Utah in an ice blue, skin-tight, long-sleeved dress with an asymmetric neckline. The 25-year-old siren accessorized her cool look with leather gloves ... Read more »

Eli Manning told daughter 'Whatever you hear in Philly…stays in Philly' after trip to Eagles game

Eli Manning received a predictable greeting when he was at The Linc last weekend for the Giants’ divisional round loss to the Eagles. First, he was met by a double-bird ... Read more »

Justice Department denies GOP request for non-public information on Biden docs probe

The Justice Department on Monday denied a request from House Judiciary Committee Chair Jim Jordan for sensitive information involving the DOJ’s probe into classified documents found at President Joe Biden’s ... Read more »

Vehicle crashes into building on Hwy 75 in Sioux City

The damage seen at Pronto Express Cenex on US-75. SIOUX CITY (KTIV) – Major damage can be seen at a building on U.S. Highway 75 in Sioux City. Initial reports ... Read more »

Lincoln Project exec mocks Trump's Truth Social post: Living rent free in his tiny little brain

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Bloomington, Illinois, March 13, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young Former President Donald Trump recently went on a rant against the ... Read more »

Real Madrid empata con la Real Sociedad en La Liga

El Real Madrid se estrelló con un muro en su propia casa al sacar el domingo un empate 0-0 ante la Real Sociedad, resultado con el que se descuelga de ... Read more »

Utah lawmaker seen on body cam footage trying to ‘intimidate’ police so they wouldn’t arrest his son

A Utah lawmaker has been caught on body-camera footage arguing with police officers after they arrested his son. San Juan County Commissioner Bruce Adams was seen on video obtained by ... Read more »

Trump Sues Bob Woodward and Publisher for $50 Million Over Use of His Interview Recordings

Former President Donald Trump sued famed journalist Bob Woodward, publisher Simon & Schuster and its parent company, Paramount Global. Trump claims he never agreed to allow audio of Woodward’s tapes ... Read more »

Red Arrow jets transported down the A1 from RAF Scampton as they go up for auction

The Red Arrows [file image] Two Red Arrows jets have been moved from their previous home in Lincolnshire to an auction house where they will be sold to the highest ... Read more »

6 Bridal Fashion Trends That Will Be Everywhere In 2023

6 Bridal Fashion Trends That Will Be Everywhere In 2023 This year, wedding fashion will take a turn for the glamorous. As evidenced by the New York Bridal Fashion Week ... Read more »

Gigi Hadid shares 'very mom morning routine': Model, 27, wakes up at 7:30am, shares pancakes with daughter Khai, two, then does yoga

Gigi Hadid opened up about her typical ‘very mom morning routine’ with her two-year-old daughter, Khai, in an article published by the Wall Street Journal on Monday. The talented supermodel, ... Read more »

Man charged in Queens execution-style shooting: NYPD

Jovan Springer, 29, has been charged with the execution-style murder of Peter Panthier, 26, in Queens last year. NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A Brooklyn man has been arrested 10 ... Read more »

'From my understanding...' - Journalist drops Newcastle transfer claim on 'huge talent'

paul-midgley-manchester-city-regional-scout-head-of-recruitment-newcastle-howe-takeover-pif-newcastle-united-transfer-premier-league-nufc-howe-january-window-england-world-cupPremier League – Newcastle United v Aston Villa Transfer expert Graeme Bailey believes that youngster Chris Rigg is going to be joining Newcastle United in the near future. The Lowdown: ... Read more »

Incredible story of how a fearless bloke fought off a massive 5m crocodile after it grabbed his mate and repeatedly death-rolled him

Lachlan McDougall Monk mauled by croc while collecting eggsRowan 'Rowdy' Sutton managed to save his coworker's lifeIndustry sources say both men are 'extremely lucky' to be alive  Read more »

Police say suspect in downtown Las Vegas killing had stolen car

(Las Vegas Review-Journal) A man suspected of killing a woman in her downtown Las Vegas apartment had stolen his friend’s car and left a bullet at the scene, police said. ... Read more »

School District Unintentionally Proves Elie Wiesel Quote’s Point by Banning It

Holocaust survivor and Nobel prize winner Elie Wiesel attends a press conference after Interfaith Leaders delegation meeting at the United Nations. Recently, Pennsylvania’s Central Bucks County school district banned a ... Read more »

WWE Producer Ken Doane Injured In WWE Royal Rumble Melee

Ken Doane as Kenny It would be pretty natural to assume there would be some injury scares, or even injuries, coming out of WWE’s Royal Rumble. After all, the show ... Read more »

Steven Spielberg’s flop era: has he forgotten how to entertain the masses?

Steven Spielberg on the set of The Lost World When Steven Spielberg received his latest Oscar nominations this year for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for his ... Read more »

Chantelle Stewart: Missing Falkirk woman is found safe and well

Chantelle Stewart: Missing Falkirk woman is found safe and well Chantelle Stewart was reported missing from the Falkirk area, and was last seen in Edinburgh’s Princes Street on Saturday night ... Read more »

TV licence rules for Netflix, Sky, Amazon Prime, Disney and others - what you need to be aware

TV licence rules apply regardless of what device you are watching on There is often some confusion when it comes to the UK’s TV licence. Do you need a licence ... Read more »

Documentary searches for answers in Canadian man's 2018 mysterious disappearance in Mexico after a night out with his girlfriend - ‘He could not see that she was using him for money,’ missing man's daughter says

The documentary 'Malcom is Missing' is based on Canadian national Malcom Madsen, who disappeared in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on October 27, 2018 The 68-year-old was last seen leaving a bar in the resort town after he had drinks with his girlfriend, Marcela Acosta A surveillance camera at the bar caught Acosta appearing to place a substance in a drink that Madsen had Read more »

Cowboys must do the right thing and make a clean break from Ezekiel Elliott

Cowboys must do the right thing and make a clean break from Ezekiel Elliott For a while, it was believed that the identity of the Dallas Cowboys was Ezekiel Elliott ... Read more »

Reality star sparks debate about plane etiquette after remaining seated

planestand.jpg A reality star has sparked a debate about plane etiquette after she applauded herself for staying seated after landing, until it was time for her row to exit. Batsheva ... Read more »

Tottenham FINALLY agree £42m deal with Sporting Lisbon for Pedro Porro by giving up a percentage of their sell-on for winger Marcus Edwards, with the right back flying in for medical on deadline day

Tottenham have agreed a deal for Sporting Lisbon full-back Pedro PorroThe two clubs have settled on a £42m fee for the 23-year-old starPorro will fly to London on Tuesday to undergo his medical at the club  Read more »

Inside Eddie Jones' first day on the job in his return as Wallabies coach as he gets a new car and a cheeky welcome from his new staff

The former Wallabies coach  is back in the role ahead of Rugby World CupHe has returned to Sydney to start work and toured facilities this week Rugby Australia staff welcomed him back with a few cheeky surprises  Read more »

'I hope no-one else ever hires him': Surgeon father sues photographer for $76,000 he employed to shoot his daughter's Vogue wedding - but pulled out at last minute because he wasn't booked into five-star hotel in Turkey

Dr Amit Patel paid Clane Gessel up front to shoot his daughter's luxury weddingBut the photographer pulled out just days before after making several demandsPatel is now suing him in Manhattan after Gessel refused to refund the money Read more »

Shock twist after three-year-old girl dies in a Queensland hospital as manslaughter charges are laid six-months later

Manslaughter charges have been laid following the death of a three-year-old girl in a Queensland hospital more than six months ago. Police allege the 25-year-old man and 24-year-old woman from ... Read more »

1 suspect arrested, another on the run after armed robbery ends in collision in Seattle

1 suspect arrested, another on the run after armed robbery ends in collision in Seattle Police said a suspect was arrested, while another remains on the run after an armed ... Read more »
Kênh kiến thức kỹ năng, phát triển bản thân, hướng nghiệp, blog nhân sự