Oregon Teacher Resigns After Telling Biracial Student She's Lucky She's Not Making Her 'Pick Cotton'

An Oregon teacher who made racist comments toward a group of biracial students on May 31 has decided to resign after being put on leave last week.

Jasmyn Spencer, an 11-year-old biracial student at Linwood Elementary School in Milwaukie, Oregon, says she was sitting at lunch with other minority students when a teacher yelled at them for misbehaving.

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