[Video] Teacher Being Investigated After Bringing Replica Musket To School

Jan 9, 2016 | 0 comments

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A longtime Osceola County teacher has been reassigned after taking a fake rifle to Neptune Middle School in Kissimmee. Local 6 has learned the toy musket was used during the history teacher’s lesson on the American Revolutionary War. The eighth-grade teacher, identified as Gema Evans, used the prop last week. But this week, students came forward with concerns. The Osceola County School District said several complained that they were frightened by the replica. “If it was one of those, like a squirt gun looking thing, then by all means, that’s fine,” said one parent, Lauren Beck.

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