Professor Fired For Using Profanity, Sexual Humor In The Classroom

July 2, 2015

By Meghan Keenan at Red Alert Politics

A professor at Louisiana State University was recently fired after a 20-year career at the university for using profanity and sexual humor in the classroom.

Teresa Buchanan, a tenured professor of elementary education, was officially terminated on June 19 after a lengthy investigation by the university.

Buchanan has said she is the victim of a “witch hunt,” and is planning to fight back.

On December 20, 2013, Professor Buchanan received a memo from the Dean of the College of Human Sciences and Education, stating that she had been removed from teaching duties pending an investigation of complaints by a student and by a school district superintendent...

Schools: Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge