Colorado Teacher's Racy Twitter Posts Under Investigation

Friday, February 1, 2013

Carly McKinney, a teacher in the Cherry Creek, Colo. School District, has been put on paid leave as the district investigates her Twitter account, CBS Denver reports.

The 23-year-old McKinney, who teaches math at Overland High School in Aurora, reportedly has a Twitter account filled with racy pictures and posts about smoking pot, according to the station.

McKinney told CBS Denver she "didn't feel comfortable talking about the issue," and hung up the phone when a reporter contacted her.

CBS Denver reports the Cherry Creek School District says they are investigating to determine if what was on McKinney's personal Twitter page violates school policy and the law, and if she made the posts herself.

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