BLACK VOICES
12/27/2013 12:19 pm ET

Ohio Teacher Suspended After Reportedly Telling Student 'We Don't Need Another Black President'

ASSOCIATED PRESS

FAIRFIELD — A Fairfield Freshman School teacher has been suspended without pay and faces the prospect of dismissal after allegedly making racially insensitive statements to a student earlier this month.

Monday, the Fairfield Board of Education suspended science teacher Gil Voigt. He has 10 days to request a hearing before the school board or a referee.

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