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Teacher Films Herself Taunting a Student With Autism

It's bad enough when children are bullied by their peers, but when a teacher gets involved in the teasing, then things have definitely gone too far. Nicole McVey, a teacher at Oaktree Elementary School in Goodrich, MI, recently shot a video showing her mocking a student with Asperger syndrome. The fifth grader got stuck in a chair, and rather than help him out, the teacher decided to film the incident. She can be heard laughing and asking the child if he wants to be "tasered." McVey showed the video to her students, fellow teachers, and Principal Michael Ellis, who also shared it. When the superintendent found out about the situation, he confronted both McVey and Ellis and gave them the option to resign or be fired. The principal chose to leave his position, while the teacher is taking legal action to stay in her role.

To see what the parents of the child had to say, read the full story on Baby Center.

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MarifeMacaldo MarifeMacaldo 1 year
And they are suppose to teach children? Shameless. For the parents , take legal action- don't let these people get away with what they did.
CoMMember13611736426251 CoMMember13611736426251 1 year
Both the teacher and prinicpal and anyone viewing it should be fired..do you see the child wipeing his eyes while hes crying??shame on them its there job to protect the kids who need help.it seems more and more the disabled kids and kids who need help are made fun off maye the teacher should have thought how he felt ??if it was my son there'd be hell to pay..
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