Update: Teacher Resigns After Racial Slur Over Tupac Song
Teacher Admits Racial Slur After Hearing Tupac Song
Alabama teacher Teddie Butcher’s who uttered a racial slur to a student during class has resigned.
On January 19 the high school teacher from Alabama, Teddie Butcher had been placed on a paid leave after she uttered the N word in class after hearing a particular song being played by her students.
Students who are allowed to play music during class choose one of Tupac’s song Dear Mama and as a result angered their teacher. The teacher, Teddie Butcher repeatedly told students to “turn the ni**** tunes off.”
After the school receive multiple complaints from students and their parents, the teacher admitted using the slur to superintendent Kathy Murphy.