Aurora 2nd grade teacher on paid leave after being accused of taping students' mouths shut

Published May 03, 2013

| Associated Press

A Denver area second-grade teacher is accused of taping her students' mouths shut when they wouldn't be quiet.

The incident happened Thursday at Fulton Academy, a charter school in the suburb of Aurora. Police are investigating and the unidentified teacher is on paid administrative leave.

According to KUSA-TV ( ), one parent said all 28 kids in the class may have been affected.

The teacher did not return a phone call seeking comment.


Information from: KUSA-TV,