Brandon Holeman says he has been teaching for two years.
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  • Brandon Holeman is an eighth-grade science teacher from Henderson, Kentucky.
  • After sharing a heartwarming story about why he let a student sleep in class on TikTok, Holeman's post is going viral.
  • "Sometimes the nicest thing a teacher can do for a student is to let them come in, lay their head down, and go to sleep," Holeman said in the video.
  • The clip, which was originally uploaded to the platform last month, now has more than 5 million views.
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Brandon Holeman, an eighth-grade science teacher from Henderson, Kentucky, is going viral for a heartwarming TikTok video about why he recently let a student sleep in class.

The clip was originally shared on February 24, but it has since gone on to attract more than 5 million views.

"I've said this on plenty of live streams, but never on a video: Sometimes the nicest thing a teacher can do for a student is to let them come in, lay their head down, and go to sleep," Holeman said in the video. "And here's a perfect example."

@bcholeman

This is for all the teachers and students out there. Life can hit hard, and we all need some grace. ##teacher##middleschool##fyp##foryou##studyhacks

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