Teacher Tells Black Student He Can't Be Santa

New Mexico school officials say the teacher has been disciplined and is on administrative leave.
3:00 | 12/17/13

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This season for another Christmas controversy. Involving Santa Claus stones at high school in New Mexico told to address and holiday -- a freshman. Wore -- Santa hat. -- African American and a teacher told him to take my hat off. Because Santa is why. Things didn't get better when his father called the schools -- to complain the -- -- hung up the phone on me. And hasn't called back. Hasn't said anything -- teacher did call to apologize to family. Says it's not enough. There's not a phone call. A phone call is not something that you do all I'm sorry for -- this to your child. No this is that this is some of -- need to be sat down and discussed the school says it has discipline the teacher but has not -- now.

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