Skip Nav
You Can Buy Lactation Cookies at Target, So We'll Just Live There Now
1 Mom May Have Solved the Problem of Kids Wearing Coats in Car Seats Once and For All
Pink Posts Family Band Instagram Video 2019
Pink's Kids Gave Katy Perry's "Roar" a Death Metal Twist Before Bed, and It's So Freakin' Fun
Margot Robbie's Quotes About Pressure to Have Kids Jan. 2019
Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie's Response to the "Babies?" Question Is Relatable as Hell
These Heated Unicorn Hand Warmers (on Amazon!) Will Keep You Cozy at the Office

Professor Carries Student's Crying Baby

This Professor Made a Carrier to Swaddle His Student's Fussy Baby During Class

This professor does what it takes to help his students learn — even if it means soothing a crying baby during class.

Honoré Kahi, a communications professor at Université Alassane Ouattara in Bouaké, Ivory Coast, not only allowed one mom to bring her baby to class but also offered to carry the crying infant on his back. After the mom left class three times in fruitless attempts to calm her child, Kahi unexpectedly stepped in with much needed assistance.

The understanding professor took a wrap and made a carrier for the baby, and his pacing immediately soothed her. He continued to rock her as he taught the rest of the class, and she quickly fell asleep as soon as she was settled in his DIY carrier. "My student told me she was very touched by this gesture, and that she was very surprised because there is generally some distance between students and teachers," Kahi told France 24, according to the Huffington Post.


Although Kahi credits social expectations and "male chauvinism" for many people's surprise over his actions, he believes that young mothers deserve an education no matter what. "I'm the teacher, and teachers are human beings — we are not robots," he told BBC.

From Our Partners
Coat That Keeps Kids Safe in Car Seats
Mountain Buggy Bagrider
How to Stop Back Talk From Kids
Woman's Post on Growing Up Poor
What to Know About Potty-Training
Dad Creates App to Make Kids Call Parents Back
Why Being a Strict Parent Can Backfire
My Parents Were So Hard on Me About Getting Good Grades
What Having a Honeymoon Baby Is Really Like
My Parents Never Gave Me the Sex Talk When I Was a Kid
Pictures of Princess Diana Being Affectionate With Sons
What's It Like to Be Homeless With Children?
From Our Partners
Latest Family
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds