Miss puts a voodoo hex on kids

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A TEACHER who told a pupil she had put a VOODOO CURSE on him and that she could DROWN him has been banned from teach­ing for four years.

Roslyn Hol­loway ( above) pulled out some of a child’s hair, wrapped it round a voodoo doll and told her hor­ri­fied stu­dents that if she dropped the doll in water the pupil would drown, a Gen­eral Teach­ing Coun­cil panel heard.

The spe­cial needs Miss also yanked out clumps of a child’s hair when he wouldn’t stop talk­ing, and told an­other she would never kiss him be­cause he was a “big hairy frog.”

Hol­loway, 49, who taught at the Lord Silkin Trust School in Telford, Shrops, also called one stu­dent “ginge” and re­ferred to two oth­ers as “pepsi max” and “black boy”.

At the GTC hear­ing Hol­loway was banned from teach­ing for four years.

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