Monday Mar 3
Teacher records herself, principal teasing autistic child while class laughs
Need evidence to support the argument that tenure for schoolteachers should be abolished? Then try this: A Michigan teacher who bullied an autistic child stuck in a chair while his classmates looked on and laughed is on paid administrative leave while the school board grapples with the fact that her tenure makes firing her difficult.
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Fri Feb 28, 2014
Lawyer: Teacher Films Autistic Boy In Distress, Shares Video "For Laughs"
An elementary school teacher is on paid leave from her school in Goodrich, Michigan over an incident involving a 10-year-old autistic student.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Teacher fired for filming autistic boy stuck in chair;...
This much is for sure: The boy, age 10, has Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism.
Daily Press & Argus
Principal quits, teacher under fire for videotaping autistic boy stuck in chair
Student With Head Stuck in Chair Taunted By Teache...: RAW CLIP: A Genesee County elementary school principal has resigned and a fifth-grade teacher is under investigation after the pair were allegedly captured on cellphone video taunting a 10-year-old autistic student whose head was stuck in a chair.
WPTV Local News
Teacher records, taunts autistic student
A Michigan teacher is under fire after one of her autistic students got his head stuck in a chair.
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Winds and blowing snow are creating whiteout conditions in parts of Michigan, prompting Upper Peninsula highway closures.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Former assistant prosecutor announces run for soon-to-be-vacant Genesee District judgeship
A former assistant prosecutor and current private practice attorney has thrown her hat into an increasingly-crowded ring of attorneys looking to fill a soon-to-be-vacated Genesee District judgeship.
New York Daily News
Teacher films herself, principal teasing autistic boy
Michigan fifth-grade teacher Nicole McVey used a cellphone to record a 10-year-old boy with Asperger's syndrome who had gotten stuck in a chair at Oaktree Elementary School in Goodrich.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Atlas Township looks to put limits on political signs
Fed up with all the political signs cluttering the grounds around polling sites, township officials are looking at drawing sharp limits on those signs.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
100-year-old Goodrich dam to be reviewed as sinkholes continue to grow
Officials have approved a review by Midland-based Gerace Construction of the Goodrich dam as sinkholes continuing to grow around the 100-year-old structure at Hegel Road.