Minister of Education Santia Bradshaw has condemned a video of an exchange between a secondary school student and a teacher which has been making the rounds on social media.
In the video, the male student, on whom the camera focuses, can be seen having a heated exchange with a teacher who is off camera.
In parts of the video, the teacher is heard saying “ You think this classroom is yours…so that is how you doing it…you are so stupid, it is amazing…. You will be sorry…. I will stand and read about you…. You can’t even read”.
In response, the boy said: “Come and touch me nuh, come and touch me…. When I done with you, you gine can’t read…. I would swell up them two eyes for you.”