Germantown High teacher accused of using ‘racially insensitive term’ in class

Germantown High teacher accused of using ‘racially insensitive term’ in class
(Smith, Courtney)

GERMANTOWN, TN (WMC) - A Shelby County Schools teacher is under investigation after reportedly using a racially insensitive term in class.

The district confirmed that teacher, who is also a coach, used the term at Germantown High School on Tuesday.

Administrators have not released that teacher’s name but said the employee has been referred to Labor Relations for further investigation.

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