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Farmington teacher accused of using racial slur toward student

Classroom file photo. (News 6)

FARMINGTON, Mich. – A teacher with Farmington Public Schools has been suspended while being accused of using a racial slur toward a student.

In a letter to parents this week, the school district said a Farmington Central High School teacher used a racially offensive term toward an African American student.

Following a district investigation, the teacher was suspended and now must undergo professional development training.