BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore teacher who was punched by a student at Frederick Douglass High School is not in the classroom Friday after she was checked out by a doctor this week.
The teacher also said she forgives the student that hit her.READ MORE: Salvation Army, 101.9 Collect Coats, Gloves To 'Bundle Up Baltimore' Homeless
At the same time, the teachers union is calling for the student to be removed from the school.Man Killed In Head-On Crash With Street Sweeper In Rosedale Saturday
School representatives have not yet said if any charges have been filed.
Counselors are available for staff and students.MORE NEWS: Three Men Killed In Separate Shootings In Baltimore Saturday