A substitute instructor has been sacked from a college in Utah after allegedly berating the adopted son of Dancing With The Stars skilled Louis van Amstel for having homosexual mother and father.
Mr van Amstel accused the instructor of bullying his 11-year-old, who he’s within the technique 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 Companies, the subcontracting firm that employed her.
Mr van Amstel, 47, vented his anger over the incident at a college in Cedar Hills, south of Salt Lake Metropolis, in a collection of social media posts.
The instructor, in accordance with Mr van Amstel, informed the boy that “two males dwelling 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 women 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 varsity, she “continued to argue her level”, college officers informed Mr van Amstel.
A spokesman for the Utah college district stated “acceptable motion has been taken”.
In an announcement, Kelly Companies stated: “We’re involved about any studies 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 Companies.”
In January 2017, Mr van Amstel married his long-time boyfriend Joshua Lancaster in Sundance, Utah. A remaining 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 collection Dancing with the Stars.