GALLERY: These former Colorado teachers lost their jobs after being convicted of crimes

Posted at 5:03 PM, Apr 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-13 19:03:47-04

DENVER -- Former Fort Collins elementary school teacher Dean McCollum had his resignation approved by Poudre Valley school board members Tuesday after he pleaded guilty in February to negligent child abuse and misdemeanor sexual contact.

But he is far from the only teacher in Colorado who has lost their job after being convicted of a crime.

Click on the image below or click here to see several other teachers who were convicted of crimes that range from sexual assault of children, drug possession and child abuse, among others.

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