fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Teacher Forces 11yo Cancer Survivor to Sit Alone Behind Class Because He’s ‘Contagious’

Published

- World Of Buzz
Source: Shangaiist & Nextshark

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Usually, cancer survivors are praised for their bravery and strength in overcoming the disease. However, one teacher in China decided to isolate a young cancer survivor from his classmates because he believed that the boy was contagious. Really now?

Nextshark reported that an 11-year-old boy from Huai’an, China was forced to sit at the back of the class by the teacher because he thought that the boy was a hazard to them.

The young boy had Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma before he was declared cancer-free after going through many chemotherapy sessions.

Student 2

Source: nextshark

FYI, Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is a kind of cancer that originates from the lymphatic system, which is a network system that fights disease. For this disease, tumours are developed from lymphocytes – a type of white blood cell.

The boy was enrolled in a new school in Quanzhou, Fujian province after he successfully beat his cancer. All seemed well until the boy’s father, Zhou learnt that his poor son was humiliated in his class.

Zhou found out about this issue after his son returned home without his midterm grades. The boy told his father that the teacher forbade him to take the midterm test and claimed that he was “contagious”. The teacher then forced him to sit alone at the back of the class, isolating the young boy from his peers. 

Student 1

Source: nextshark

As of now, the school’s principal has begun a probe against the discrimination allegations. Good on them for investigating the matter. 

It’s unfortunate that little boy had to go through this situation. We hope that his family will be able to console the boy and help him bounce back from the ordeal.

Cancer is not contagious guys, you can’t possibly ‘catch’ it from someone who had it. Instead of isolating them, we should be celebrating their victory against the big C! 

 

Also read: Heroic Teacher Jumps into Ditch to Rescue Family of 4 That Met With Accident

- World Of Buzz


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Langkawi2 Langkawi2
News1 hour ago

Tun M Urges Langkawi Residents To Keep Island Clean After Footage Of Littered Rubbish Goes Viral

After the tourism sector was opened to the public for fully vaccinated individuals, people have been flooding beaches and other...

School2 School2
News4 hours ago

MOE: Unvaccinated Kids Not Barred From Attending School, Parents To Be Counselled Instead

The Covid-19 vaccination efforts have begun for teenagers aged 12-17, but not all parents are keen on getting their children...

Collage 35 Collage 35
News5 hours ago

Human Rights Group Urges Thailand Not To Deport Sajat Back To M’sia Following Her Arrest

With #LeaveSajatAlone trending across social media platforms over the past couple of days, many have extended their support to the...

Office Ft 2 1 Office Ft 2 1
News6 hours ago

Businesses Can Operate At 100% Staff Capacity If All Employees Are Fully Vaccinated

As announced by Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob, businesses can now operate at full staff capacity, with employees’ physical attendance...

My Post 2021 09 23T113138.341 My Post 2021 09 23T113138.341
News7 hours ago

PM: Negeri Sembilan, Pahang & Johor Will Transition Into Their Next Phase On 24 Sept

The authorities have agreed to move three states into the next phase of the National Recovery Plan (PPN). These states...

Bentley Bentley
News8 hours ago

Man In Melaka Burns His Bentley To Collect Insurance Money To Pay ‘Ah Long’ Debts

Two men in Melaka were arrested for burning a total of three cars in attempts to collect insurance money to...

Ismail Sabri Interstate Allowed When 90Pc Vaccinated 1 Ismail Sabri Interstate Allowed When 90Pc Vaccinated 1
News9 hours ago

PM: Interstate Travel Allowed When 90% Of Adult Population Is Fully Vaccinated

It has been more than eight months ever since interstate travel was prohibited and state borders were closed. Many people...

Restaurant 2 Ft Restaurant 2 Ft
News24 hours ago

JUST IN: Restaurants, Convenience Stores & Petrol Stations Allowed To Open Till 12am Starting 23 Sept

In a press statement released today, 22 September, Prime minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob announced that restaurants grocery stores, mini markets,...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY