Teacher Beats Student Video:Jamie's House Charter School Beating
Caught On Tape: Teacher Sherri Davis Fired For Beating Student At Jamie's House Charter School, Houston, Texas (video)
Sherri Davis was fired from her job as a teacher at Jamie's House Charter School in Houston for beating a student. A beating that was caught on tape by another student with a cell phone camera.
A parent shared the beating video with the local Fox News outlet which promptly televised Davis beating the student, 13 year old, Isaiah Johnson.
“Now that officials at Jamie’s House Charter School have been able to review the video on Fox News, we are horrified at the actions of the teacher,” principal David Jones said in a statement.
Isaiah's Johnson's mother Alesha says she was horrified after seeing the beating video and her son say even though the beating lasted roughly a minute it felt longer.
I was on the wall like this trying to get away from her and she started hitting me, banging my head to the wall and kicking me," Isaiah said.
"He's had a knot on his head for a week. He had a black eye, bruises on his cheek," Alesha added.
Isaiah told Fox News that the beating started after he and some classmates laughed at a mentally challenged girl dancing.