A substitute instructor has been sacked from a faculty in Utah after allegedly berating the adopted son of Dancing With The Stars skilled Louis van Amstel for having homosexual dad and mom.
Mr van Amstel accused the instructor of bullying his 11-year-old, who he’s within the means of adopting.
The instructor requested the category what they had been grateful of for Thanksgiving.
The boy stated he was grateful for “being adopted by his two dads”, in accordance with Mr van Amstel.
In response, the instructor allegedly stated “that is nothing to be glad about” and gave the category a lecture about homosexuality, Mr van Amstel stated.
The instructor has been fired by Kelly Providers, the subcontracting firm that employed her.
Mr van Amstel, 47, vented his anger over the incident at a faculty in Cedar Hills, south of Salt Lake Metropolis, in a sequence of social media posts.
The instructor, in accordance with Mr van Amstel, informed the boy that “two males residing collectively is a sin”.
“The substitute instructor was giving her very clear opinion that two males is fallacious, homosexuality is fallacious,” Mr van Amstel stated.
Three ladies requested the instructor to cease, however when she didn’t, they complained to the principal, Mr van Amstel stated.
Because the instructor was escorted from the college, she “continued to argue her level”, faculty officers informed Mr van Amstel.
A spokesman for the Utah faculty district stated “acceptable motion has been taken”.
In an announcement, Kelly Providers stated: “We’re involved about any reviews of inappropriate behaviour and take these issues very severely.
“We performed an investigation and made the choice to finish the worker’s relationship with Kelly Providers.”
In January 2017, Mr van Amstel married his long-time boyfriend Joshua Lancaster in Sundance, Utah. A ultimate court docket listening to in regards to the adoption of the boy is scheduled for 19 December.
A Dutch-American ballroom dance champion, Mr van Amstel was previously a choreographer on the US actuality tv sequence Dancing with the Stars.