Daneta McPherson: SLC School Board votes to suspend without pay bus aide

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - The St. Lucie County School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to suspend without pay a bus aide, who garnered national attention for allegedly verbally abusing a special-needs child, according to officials.

McPherson, 37, was caught on video "violently screaming" at a then 5-year-old special needs child on board a bus to Rivers Edge Elementary in Port St. Lucie.

She was arrested and charged with the continual harassment of a child.
McPherson has requested a hearing with the Division of Administrative Hearings.
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