Texas teacher suspended for photo showing her foot on Black student’s neck

By: | April 23, 2021

The mother of a Black student is stunned and outraged over the picture she says a white teacher sent her with that teacher’s foot on her son’s neck.

Greenville ISD in Texas confirms the picture was taken at an elementary school. The district calls it “staged,” but it has suspended the teacher while it investigates.

The teacher is on leave following the incident. The family and others in Greenville want her fired for putting her foot on a student’s neck.

A 10-year-old Black student at Lamar Elementary School in Greenville was seen in a picture with a foot on his neck.

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