Posted on 31 December 2012.
“The mother of a Laurel County high school student has filed a complaint against a teacher who wrote “You can’t be a Democrat & go to heaven” on her classroom whiteboard. The teacher, Kendra Baker, wrote the statement denigrating Democrats in her room at South Laurel High School the week after the Nov. 6 election, said Mary Gilbert. Gilbert’s daughter, Chelsea, 17, was in Baker’s psychology class. “I feel like she was bullied by a teacher,” Gilbert said of her daughter. Gilbert said she filed a complaint against Baker with the state Education Professional Standards Board, which issues credentials to teachers.”* Conservative school teacher Kendra Baker wrote, “You can’t be a Democrat & go to heaven,” on her class whiteboard in rebuttal to one of her high school students. Can even a popular teacher in a conservative area get away with this? How is the teacher privy to such incredible information? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian break it down. *Read more from Bill Estep/ Lexington Herald Ledger via Kentucky.com: www.kentucky.com Support The Young Turks by Subscribing bit.ly Support The Young Turks by Shopping bit.ly Like Us on Facebook: www.fb.com Follow Us on Twitter: bit.ly Buy TYT Merch: theyoungturks.spreadshirt.com Find out how to watch The Young Turks on Current by clicking here: www.current.com