In the video it appears to show a Barnstable High School teacher slamming student to ground after to break up a incident between two students Thursday around 8:15am.
"The teacher exhibited actions contrary to the values and expectations of Barnstable Public Schools, and has been placed on administrative leave," the district said in a message to the school community.
The Barnstable High School teacher is on leave after "inappropriately" intervening in an incident involving two students, according to the district.
The incident is under invistigation
The incident is under investigation