No, you cannot. Not based on these facts. You did not state who you "told" about your "issue", nor have you stated whether your parents contactd the school in writing regarding your difficulties in geometry. If you are on an IEP and therefore protcted by the IDIEA changes your rights somewhat but would still require your parents to seek and administrative remedy before filing suit.
Absent a special protection under law, the responsibility of seeking assistance is on the student, not the teacher and not the school. Your parents might be able to prevail, if they could establish:
1) that they contacted the school and the school did nothing while you nevertheless did all your homework and sought tutoring in school, and
2) that they spent the money on tutoring and this was necessitated (a factual issue that may require expert testimony) by the failure of the school to respond to their repeated written requests.
Parents rarely sue on this theory however, as most students cannot prove that they really did EVERYTHING that they could have to succeed in the disputed class.
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I agree with Mr. Kotler that there is not a sound lawsuit on these facts. Even if you could bring a lawsuit (and there are many legal reasons why you probably cannot even state a legal claim), you would not prevail if your matter went before jury. The rudeness of the teacher is not a sufficient cause or reason for you to have stopped learning. You are going to run into lots of rude people over the course of your life and in no case will their rudeness ever be a legal excuse for your conduct, whether your act or your omission. Other people's rudeness is just a fact of life, and we all have to deal with it, get over it, and meet our personal and legal responsibilities anyway.
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