Rubber Room Teacher

(Hope Moffett, on her first day back in the classroom after being assigned to an empty room by school district officials while her case was being decided.  File photo by KYW's Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia’s ‘Rubber Room’ Schoolteacher Faces Off Against School Board

Hope Moffett, the Philadelphia public school teacher who was once confined to a “rubber room,” is going public again with her criticism of the School District of Philadelphia.


(Hope Moffett speaks with reporters as she returned to Audenreid High School Monday. Credit: Jim Melwert, KYW Newsradio)

Philadelphia ‘Rubber Room’ Teacher Heads Back To School, District Seeks Suspension

English teacher Hope Moffett, charged by The School District of Philadelphia for endangering the welfare of children, is expected back in her classroom at Audenreid High School in Grays Ferry on Monday.