Broomstick Teacher Rehired: Detroit Teacher Who Broke up Fight with Broomstick is Offered Her Job Back

Screenshot 2014-05-15 at 9.13.28 AMA Detroit teacher who was fired for using a broomstick to break up a fight has been offered her job back.

Tiffani Eaton was seen on cellphone video desperately trying to separate two teen boys who were fighting. She can be seen repeatedly striking one boy on the back with the broom’s handle, but only picked up the broom after they ignored her when she yelled at them to stop fighting.

“We’re in discussions about it, so we’ll see,” Eaton said of the offer, stressing that she wants to see security measures put in place for herself and fellow teachers so that this doesn’t happen again.

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