Public outraged after bus monitor is bullied
A bus monitor was bullied by students on a schoolbus and the YouTube video has gone viral. Video by ktnv.comvideo
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The public is outraged after a YouTube video showing middle-school students bullying their bus monitor went viral.
The kids are now in trouble with their school and they are apologizing to the woman that they bullied.
The YouTube video is hard to watch. You can hear the kids taunting school bus monitor Karen Klein.
They relentlessly make fun of her about her physical appearance.
Klein, a mother of four and grandmother of eight, does not appear to get angry.
In fact, she does not say anything at all the video.
After the video went viral, all of the students involved came forward.
one bully said that he does feel bad for making fun of Klein.
Klein said that she would like hand-written apologies but says that she is not pressing criminal charges.
The middle school said that they are taking things further. They have apologized to the school bus monitor and are promising consequences for the bullies.
A fund was set up to raise $5,000 dollars to send Klein on vacation. So far, the fund has grown to more than $200,000.
Link to the YouTube video (warning: contains graphic language)