Comments for: Slain teacher called hero for giving Nevada children time to flee

Posted Oct. 22, 2013, at 6:40 a.m.
Last modified Oct. 22, 2013, at 7:20 p.m.

SPARKS, Nev. — A popular math teacher shot dead by a 12-year-old boy at a Nevada middle school was praised as a hero on Tuesday, a day after he was gunned down when he stepped into the shooter’s line of fire, giving students time to flee to safety. The boy, …

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