GREENSBORO, Ga. – School officials say a Georgia teacher has resigned after a high school student said she recorded him calling her “the dumbest girl I have ever met.”
Greene County School System Superintendent Chris Houston tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that teacher Cory Hunter resigned at a school board meeting Monday night.
Houston said the teacher apologized for any “disruption” caused by the ordeal.
WSB-TV reports that junior Shaniaya Hunter, 16, who is not related to the teacher, says she was trying to catch up before a test in December and asked the teacher a question.
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She says Hunter replied, “I have been around for 37 years and clearly you are the dumbest girl I have ever met.”
She says he also told her that her purpose in life should be to have sex and have babies.
Shaniaya Hunter was recording the lesson on a school-issued iPad.