Fort Caroline Middle School teacher Michael Brown was arrested Feb. 9 on a charge of child abuse after a student was hit in a hallway.Duval County school district spokeswoman Jill Johnson had no further information on the event that lead to Brown’s arrest. But she confirmed the 40-year-old teacher has been removed from the classroom pending further investigation, still employed but in a position that doesn’t involve student contact.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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