Cumberland teacher gets reprimand for political comments
A Fayetteville teacher whose classroom comments about John McCain drew the ire of viewers who saw the remarks on YouTube says she has received a disciplinary letter.Posted — Updated
In May, a Scandinavian film crew captured Harris leading a classroom discussion about the presidential election among her fifth-graders at McArthur Elementary School.
"That means your daddy could stay in the military for another 100 years," Harris told the girl, who silently bit her lip.
Harris said the comments on the video were taken out of context and edited to make her look bad, but she apologized to the student and her parents.
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