GDOE looking into teacher who claims he has COVID-19

Guam Department of Education (PNC file photo)

The Guam Department of Education is aware of a video circulating on social media recorded by a public school teacher claiming to have COVID-19.

In the video, the man says he is a teacher from one of the island’s elementary schools.

GDOE Spokesperson Isa Baza said: “Any violations of GDOE rules and regulations are subject to disciplinary action.”

In the video, the man says that he wore a mask and gloves while in the classroom.

Baza said GDOE is unable to comment on any disciplinary action specific to any particular employee. Information regarding whether he will face criminal charges for his claims has not been released.