TPS Paraprofessional Saves Student From Choking


Friday, December 3rd 2021, 1:03 pm


A Tulsa Public Schools paraprofessional who helps with special education possibly saved a life this week after seeing a student choking.

Pam Goode, who teaches at Eliot Elementary, says she saw a fifth-grader choking in the cafeteria and rushed over to perform the Heimlich maneuver.

Coming up on News On 6 at 5 p.m., hear from Goode about how this is just what teachers and paras do— help when they’re needed.