MIAMI, Okla. — A first year teacher and coach has been removed from the Miami school district after a photo of him pretending to roll a joint ended up on social media.
The twit pic showed the teacher in a blue shirt with the letter “M” on it licking a piece of rolling paper next to the contents of an empty spice bottle, which can also be seen in the picture. There is a person sitting next to the teacher, as well as an object with the word “coach” on it.
The caption: “My teacher taught us how to roll joints in class” – Miami, Oklahoma
Randy Darr, assistant superintendent, declined to identify the teacher, but acknowledged he has seen the photograph.
“He is no longer with the school,” Darr said. “We regret the attention this post has gained,” Darr continued.
The photograph appeared on a Twitter account called Party Stories on Jan. 11.
The image has been retweeted 1,440 times and favorited 2,481 times.