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Greg Van Voorhis, Bronx Teacher, Suspended For Assigning Chuck Palahniuk Story

First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 03:35 PM ET

Runnin' Scared:

We recall that when we worked as a tutor in Brooklyn in the 90s, many of our students carried a copy of Sapphire's Push with their schoolbooks. We wonder what those now-grown students will think when and if they learn that a teacher in the Bronx has been suspended for assigning a Chuck Palahniuk story to a test-prep class.

Read the whole story: Runnin' Scared

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