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District puts teacher on leave over sexually explicit video

October 23, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A school district in Delaware says a teacher reportedly seen in a sexually explicit video posted on social media has been placed on leave.

The Delaware News Journal reports parents of Thomas McKean High School students in Wilmington were notified about the video Tuesday afternoon. Red Clay Consolidated School District spokeswoman Taylor Green says the district was first made aware of the video Oct. 14.

The newspaper did not identify the teacher. Police are investigating the case.

Green says the school has made counselors available to students and staff who want to use their services.

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Information from: The News Journal of Wilmington, Del., http://www.delawareonline.com