A New York City middle school teacher has been fined $300 for showing students a video of an Islamic State beheading.
The New York Post reports that Alexiss Nazario showed the video to students at the South Bronx Academy for Applied Media during the 2014-2015 school year.
Students told investigators the video blacked out the actual beheading. But they said it showed the victim's severed head afterward.
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City Department of Education officials tried to fire Nazario, but an arbitrator ruled in favor of the lighter penalty of a $300 fine.
"This teacher demonstrated a complete lack of judgment, and this incident betrayed our schools' promise to provide a safe and supportive environment," read a DOE statement about the incident.
Officials tell the Post that Nazario now works as a roving substitute teacher.
There was no answer Saturday at a phone number listed for Nazario.
She told the newspaper she accidentally played the wrong video.