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Scott Beigel

Geography teacher Scott Beigel, 35, was one of the 17 people killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting on February 14, 2018, in Parkland, Florida. According to various news reports, Beigel hid several students in his classroom, saving them from the gunman. 

Beigel studied education at the University of Miami and settled in Deerfield Beach. He was originally from Long Island, NY. 

Beigel's students shared what they'll remember most about their beloved teacher with CBS This Morning.