Mother Gets Teacher Fired Over Snacks For Diabetic Daughter
An empathetic 504 plan was drawn for her diabetic daughter's snack needs
Protecting a diabetic child's health is non-negotiable. 🩹
Mother records call after teacher refuses snacks for diabetic daughter.
A parent demands accountability for her child's health, teacher is dismissed. 🍎
A fired teacher and a fed-up mother confront ADA violations
Mother gets teacher fired over diabetic daughter's snacks 🍎
A mother's protective instincts for her child can be a powerful force. This was the case for one mother whose daughter has type 1 diabetes and requires snacks in class to manage her condition. After a teacher denied her daughter a snack during a hypoglycemic episode, the mother took action and reminded the teacher of her daughter's legal accommodations.
When the incident happened again, the mother brought the issue to the principal, and the teacher was ultimately fired for ADA violations. While the mother may have been acting in the best interest of her child, the fallout from the situation has left her questioning whether she went too far.
Was she justified in her actions or was she being an entitled parent? Read on to find out what Redditors have to say about this controversial situation.
NTA. Teacher endangered daughter's life and violated ADA, deserved firing.
Teacher's career ruined over snacks for diabetic student 😒
Teacher fired for risking diabetic child's life. NTA wins!
Following accommodations is crucial for teachers. 💯
Advocating for a child's health leads to teacher's firing. NTA. 👏
Special education teacher confirms the fired teacher was in the wrong 🚫
The teacher's shocking ignorance and horrifying attitude put the diabetic child's life at risk. OP is 100% NTA.
Defending daughter's life, commenter calls out teacher's ignorance 👏🩹
Advocating for a child's medical needs should never result in termination 😡 #NTA
Mother gets the teacher fired over snacks. Redditors bring the 🔪💥
Teacher fired for endangering diabetic student and violating civil rights 🚫
Teacher endangers diabetic student, gets fired - NTA comment
Empower your child to take action if mistreated at school 👊
Parent defends decision to get teacher fired over diabetic daughter's snack
Teacher fired over snacks for diabetic student. Was it justified? 🤔
Criticism towards the sub's judgment and authenticity.
A lack of care can be fatal. Teacher got what's deserved 👏
NTA. Teacher called pupil an 'entitled brat'. You did good 👍
Comment dismissed as fake, users accuse of karma farming 😒
Protecting diabetic children in school- NTA handled it well ❤
Supportive comment defends student's health needs over snack controversy 🍎
Prioritizing students' health needs is crucial in school 🙌
School fires teacher for risking student's health. NTA.
Support for mother who got teacher fired for endangering child.
Importance of quick sugar for T1D patients explained 🤒
Commenter supports mother's actions and expresses anger towards teacher 🔥
User defends teacher's firing, compares it to warehouse job failure 🤔
Diabetes is no joke, and the teacher should know better 😕
Mother defends daughter's health, calls out irresponsible teacher 🍎
Standing up for your child's health - NTA
Entitled parent gets teacher fired for saving diabetic child 🤦♀️
Mother defends her daughter's health and educates on 504 laws. 🍎
No excuse for repeated mistakes 💥
Teacher defends student's right to snacks, calls out AH parent.
Parent takes legal steps to protect child, teacher fired 🔥
Diabetic daughter's snacks lead to teacher's firing - justified?
Teacher fired for failure to comply with 504 plan 🤦♀️
Standing up for your child against entitled teacher 🙌
Medical exception justifies breaking the rules 🩺👍
Mother rightfully defends diabetic daughter against negligent teacher 🩺❌
Legal document protects diabetic daughter's snack rights, teacher fired. NTA.
Standing up for yourself, always the right choice 👍
Teacher fired for risking student's lives, NTA wins.
Supportive comment applauds adherence to diabetic student's rights 🙌
Power-tripping teacher fired over snacks for diabetic daughter. #NTA 💪
Standing up for your child's safety is always NTA 🙌
Firing for ADA violation, NTA wins with valid point! 💪
A diabetic student's life was at risk; teacher deserved firing 👏
Teacher fired for endangering diabetic student. NTA wins.
Support for mother's decision to protect diabetic daughter's health 🙌
Teacher fired over snacks for diabetic daughter, NTA comments.
Type 1 diabetic shares advice on 504 plans and advocating rights 🩸
Parent defends decision to get teacher fired over diabetic snacks 💉
A heartwarming story of compassion from a 70's Catholic school 🙏
Teacher fired for neglecting legal obligations. NTA for reporting 🤷♀️
Parent defends daughter with diabetes, gets teacher fired over snacks 🍏👩👧
Mom stands up for diabetic daughter against ignorant teacher 🙌
Teacher fired for risking diabetic child's life twice 😱
Importance of accommodating diabetics emphasized in heated comment thread
Passionate response to teacher's firing over snacks for diabetic child.