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

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

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.