May 28 Update. The teacher, Wendy Portillo, has been reassigned.
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A kindergarten teacher has been reassigned after she allowed her students to oust a fellow 5-year-old from the classroom because of his disciplinary problems. Read the article HERE.
It's been a tough week for people with autism. Particularly children. In this story, a Kindergarten teacher created a perverse show and tell, at the expense of a student. They ought to call this town Port St. Lucifer.
PORT ST. LUCIE — Melissa Barton said she is considering legal action after her son's kindergarten teacher led his classmates to vote him out of class.
After each classmate was allowed to say what they didn't like about Barton's 5-year-old son, Alex, his Morningside Elementary teacher Wendy Portillo said they were going to take a vote, Barton said.
By a 14 to 2 margin, the students voted Alex — who is in the process of being diagnosed with autism — out of the class.
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