Parents upset after NC ‘Wall of Ugly’ teacher named teacher of month

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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Some parents of students at a charter school in Huntersville said they’re upset that the school allowed students to name a teacher involved in a racially-charged project as teacher of the month.

The parents spoke after learning that students at Lake Norman Charter School had voted to give the honor to a biology teacher.

Two months ago the teacher had initiated an experiment asking students to draw what their randomly mixed children might look like.

The result was a poster called the “Wall of Ugly” that led to an apology by school administrators.

Read more: WSOC

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