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Broward teacher accused of watching porn during online class investigated

Broward County is looking into a video posted to Twitter that appears to show a South Broward High teacher watching something pornographic during a virtual class.
Broward County is looking into a video posted to Twitter that appears to show a South Broward High teacher watching something pornographic during a virtual class.

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Broward County Public Schools is investigating a teacher who was allegedly watching porn while teaching a virtual class.

The Miami Herald reported about a video uploaded to Twitter showing the teacher at a desk and looking down when pornographic sounds are heard.

The teacher being investigated is Michael Braeseke, who we’re told is a social science teacher at South Broward High School in Hollywood.

The school district released a statement to the Herald that read:

“Broward County Public Schools takes all matters and allegations involving the safety of students and staff very seriously. When school leaders were made aware of the alleged teacher misconduct during a virtual class, they took immediate action and began to look into allegations and follow proper protocols prior to social media posts. The incident and allegations were reported to the District’s Special Investigative Unit to initiate an internal investigation. The District and school administration remain committed to the safety and emotional well-being of students.”


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