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Teacher Drunk During Field Trip

4th-Grade Teacher Drunk During Field Trip

How would you feel if your child's teacher was drunk while on a class field trip?

Wisconsin elementary school teacher Maria Caya vomited and passed out during a fourth-grade field trip to a bowling alley, The Huffington Post reports. At the hospital where she was taken after she fell ill, her blood alcohol level measured 0.27, more than three times the legal limit, and she allegedly told staff she had been drinking before the trip.

To find out how the Janesville School District has responded, read the whole story at The Huffington Post.

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CoMMember13631191356801 CoMMember13631191356801 3 years
Teacher needs to be fired and put into rehab so she can understand what she did wrong!
Judy14609643 Judy14609643 3 years
This is yet one reason that I homeschool.
JoleenLarsen JoleenLarsen 3 years
You're FIRED!
JenniferSmith69596 JenniferSmith69596 3 years
Field trip or not, most places would fire you for being drunk while on the job. As a parent, i would be furious to find out a teacher in a position to supervise any children got drunk while on duty, even if the drinking occurred beforehand, she is supposed to be an adult, and an adult knows you don't get drunk before you go to work, no matter how bad you think you need it.
Ida42701 Ida42701 3 years
THE WORST SHE WILL GET IS SUSPENDED WITH PAY ON" ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE" THIS IS HORRIBLE AND THERE ARE WORSE BUT DAMN WOW THIS WORLD EVERYTHING IS FALLING APART AND IT MAKES ME AS A MOTHER AND PERSON SICK TO MY STOMACH
CoMMember13631166098074 CoMMember13631166098074 3 years
i have only let my son go on two trips at school i was scared the hole time yeah 35 kids to one teacher haha and maybe a helper that i dont know on a bus with no seat belts yeah NO going more than 6o miles from home im ok with letting him stay home next time lol he said he didnt feel save without a belt and there were way to many kids
Zaminia Zaminia 3 years
I know what it's like to "need" a drink after dealing with my own kids after they go to bed..not while in my care!!! WTF is wrong with this "teacher"? I can only hope she loses her Job!
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