A former Connally High School math teacher who was fired in 2011 is suing the school district for failing to paint his classroom a soothing yellow, among other things.
Lieu Tran, who engaged in a tug-of-war with the Pflugerville school district over the color of his classroom, its lack of a computer printer and other issues, blames the school district for causing his stress to skyrocket, which resulted in a series of panic attacks and ultimately cost him his job, the lawsuit says.
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