A 71-year-old teacher Amelia Stripling has been arrested and is charged with 2nd-degree cruelty. Amelia was charged after she was seen knocking over a pre-K special needs student in Georgia. The teacher with more than 20 years of experience resigned after the footage emerged.The teacher from Tift County Pre-K Center in Georgia, is seen deliberately shoving the four-year-old student in the back with her knee, knocking him to the ground. Amelia was previously awarded the Tift County Excellence in Teaching award.
Award-Winning School Teacher Filmed ‘Kneeing Special Needs Child In The Back’
Teacher knocks over child, gets arrested