Anti-Democrat parental complaint

Local/Regional News
12:52 pm
Tue November 27, 2012

Complaint Filed Against Teacher For Sharing Political Beliefs


LONDON, Ky. -- A parent has filed an ethical complaint against a teacher who allegedly wrote a condescending remark about Democrats on her classroom whiteboard.

The parent, Mary Gilbert, told the Lexington Herald-Leader that she thinks the teacher, Kendra Baker, wrote the comments "You can't be a Democrat & go to heaven" to bully her daughter.

Gilbert said she filed her complaint with the state Education Professional Standards Board, the agency that issues credentials to teachers.

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