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Potty-Mouthed Teacher Gets Time Out

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.16.2016 | Weird News

A high school English teacher in Dunnville, Ontario, has been suspended for a month without pay after allegedly using words that would never appear on...

Teacher Yells At Student Who Claims He Saw Him Looking At Porn In Classroom

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.14.2016 | Weird News

WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports A middle school teacher in East Bank, West Virginia, has been temporarily removed from t...

Why Even Bad Bosses Are Good

Susan Rosenzweig | Posted 10.31.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susan Rosenzweig

I had an awful yoga teacher in class today. The kind that, halfway through, you get that a-ha moment and you think, "Oh yeah, THAT'S why I don't like ...

For Republicans, Killing Unions Is More Important Than Improving Education

Dale Hansen | Posted 10.06.2016 | Politics
Dale Hansen

If you care about the future of education in the U.S. then the Republican Presidential debates have been a massive disappointment. The problem is that the candidates all believe the same thing, so there is nothing to debate. In fact, through two debates, education has only come up once.

Groping Photo Creates Touchy Situation For Pennsylvania Teacher

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.29.2015 | Weird News

Things may be getting touchy for a teacher in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, because of a photo allegedly showing two female students touching her breas...

Teacher's Sex Toy Selfie Assignment Arouses Parental Concern

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.05.2015 | Weird News

An extra credit assignment that suggested students pose for selfies with their parent's sex toys has aroused controversy among parents and resulted in...

High School Baseball Teammates Allegedly Have Sex With Sandwich

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.03.2015 | Weird News

Six high school students in Grand Forks, North Dakota, were suspended for three-to-five days after an alleged incident that involved sex with a sandwi...

Schoolkids Use Toy Gun To Steal Teacher's Grade Book

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2016 | Weird News

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Police in Serbia have arrested two schoolboys they accuse of having stormed a Belgrade classroom masked and armed with a plastic ...

Baseball Coach Forces Players To Spit In His Face

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.28.2015 | Weird News

A high school baseball coach in Currituck County, North Carolina, has been suspended after he forced his players to spit on him. Justin Hill, who ...

Education Reformers Are So Gullible

Dale Hansen | Posted 06.14.2015 | Education
Dale Hansen

The thing voters need to ask themselves is: Who do they believe has the best interests of their child in mind more -- the person who interacts with them every day and is part of their local community, or the corporate CEO 500 miles away who answers to an unelected board and investors?

Teacher Smoked Pot With Students, Sent Them Nude Photos: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.14.2015 | Crime

A high school teacher in Bullhead City, Arizona smoked marijuana with students, and sent nude photos and sexually explicit texts to one of them, polic...

School Bus Driver Fired For Beer-Drinking Selfie

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.16.2015 | Weird News

A school bus driver in Princeton City, Ohio, has been canned after posting a selfie that looks as if she's drinking a bottle of beer on her bus. Th...

Texas Elementary Students Forced To Undergo 'Poop Inspections'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.28.2015 | Weird News

When officials at an elementary school in Gustine, Texas, kept finding poop on the gym floor, they decided to get to the bottom of the matter. But ...

Teacher Assigns Class Essay Asking, 'How Would You Kill Me?' | Posted 01.16.2015 | Weird News

A middle shool teacher in Montgomery County, Maryland, is under fire after assigning students an essay asking how they would kill her. Patricia Lor...

Principal Loses Job Over Misspelled School Sign

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.22.2014 | Weird News

When a New Jersey public school principal was reassigned last week, the writing was on the wall. Actually, it was on the school sign -- which was m...

Schoolteacher Left Kids Home All Night To Go Drinking And Get Tattoo: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.15.2014 | Weird News

A middle school teacher in Brooklyn is being accused of endangering her three children by leaving them home all night while she went out drinking and ...

My Son's Teacher Is a Witch

Philip Kovacs | Posted 12.31.2014 | Education
Philip Kovacs

The mainstream media would have the American public believe that teachers are the problem with our public schools. That they are the witches conjuring up the destruction of America's competitive edge.

Preschool Teacher Bit 1-Year-Old Child: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.23.2014 | Crime

A preschool teacher in Woodbridge, Virginia, has been charged with assault and battery after allegedly biting a 1-year-old student. Theresa Brown, ...

Teen Claims Videos Prove Sexual Relations With Principal: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

An elementary school principal in Troy, Missouri, is behind bars after being charged with 10 counts of sexual contact with a teenager. Phillip Broc...

Teacher Cut Off Woman's Hair During Hug: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.15.2014 | Weird News

A teacher in Chesterfield County, Virginia, faces a misdemeanor assault charge after allegedly cutting off a woman's hair while the two were embracing...

La. Teacher Suspected Of Having Sex With Students

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.02.2014 | Crime

An English teacher in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has been fired from her job after allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old male st...

Teacher Threatened To Fail Student For Ending Sexual Relationship: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.17.2014 | Crime

A high school English teacher in Connecticut was charged with sexual assault and selling marijuana stemming from an alleged relationship with one of h...

Married Teachers Sexually Abused Teen, Authorities Claim

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.21.2014 | Crime

Two high school softball coaches who are married to each other are accused of having illegal sexual contact with a 15-year-old student on at least two...

PE Teacher Suspended For Twerking With Students

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.10.2014 | Weird News

A physical education teacher in Florida has been suspended after allegedly giving students twerking lessons. Courtney Spruill, who teaches history ...

Ending Teacher Tenure Could Cause More Problems Than It Solves

Dale Hansen | Posted 08.31.2014 | Education
Dale Hansen

While attempting to give all students access to a high quality of education is an admirable goal, Judge Treu appears to be living in an information vacuum since the data on tenure and retention of bad teachers are hardly as definitive and causational as he seems to believe it is.