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Boulder County teacher faces assault with injury charge over Pledge of Allegiance

Author: Joey Bunch - February 14, 2018 - Updated: February 13, 2018

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Angevine Middle School gym teacher Karen Smith. (Photo courtesy of the Boulder County School District and media reports) The middle school teacher who allegedly didn’t take it well when a male student didn’t stand for the Pledge of Allegiance is facing reckless child abuse with injury and a third-degree assault charge, according to Boulder prosecutors. […]

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Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch is the senior political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has a 31-year career in journalism, including the last 15 in Colorado. He was part of the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 and is a two-time Pulitzer finalist. His resume includes covering high school sports, the environment, the casino industry and civil rights in the South, as well as a short stint at CNN.