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Teacher Crimes

Ex-Teacher Charged With Rape After Statute Of Limitations Mix-Up

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 07.31.2012 | Education

CLAYTON, Mo. -- A longtime St. Louis-area teacher has been charged with rape and statutory sodomy after turning himself in, apparently in the mistaken...

Teacher Resigns For Saying She Wanted To Measure Student's 'Boobage'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.29.2012 | Education

Joan Bannister, a 53-year-old former math teacher resigned after she allegedly approached a female student with a ruler and said she wanted to "measur...

Teacher Accused Of Faking Jury Summons To Skip School

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.19.2012 | Education

Mona Lisa Tello, a 61-year-old former teacher at a Manhattan graphic arts public school, has been accused of faking a jury summons in order to get pai...

Schools Chief Defends Keeping Teacher Accused Of Molesting 20 Students

AP | By PHILLIP RAWLS | Posted 03.10.2012 | Education

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Two longtime Alabama school board leaders are defending the panel's decision in 1993 to reinstate an elementary school teacher who...

Teacher Who Molested More Than 20 Girls Over 25-Year Career Faces Another Sex Abuse Charge

AP | BOB JOHNSON and PHILLIP RAWLS | Posted 03.07.2012 | Education

ALABASTER, Ala. — Children used to clamor to get into Danny Acker's classes, and he was so popular he was once named his elementary school's Tea...

Longtime Alabama Teacher Arrested On Sex Abuse Charges

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 03.06.2012 | Education

ALABASTER, Ala. — An Alabama schoolteacher was jailed on charges of sexually abusing a fourth-grade female student, and police said Thursday the...

Science Teacher Accused Of Using Cameras To Look Up Skirts

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.01.2012 | Education

Dave McMillen, a ninth-grade science teacher in Selah, Wash., resigned Thursday after a student found a camera hidden underneath a classroom desk, the...

Teacher Allegedly Choked, Pinned Student Against Wall

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.03.2011 | Education

Frederick Richardson, a Jacksonville, Fla. middle school teacher, has been accused of choking and pinning a student against a concrete wall, and faces...

Teacher's Pop-Up Porn Nightmare Ends, Sort Of

Kim Mance | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kim Mance

A substitute teacher was led away in handcuffs and convicted of felony charges after she couldn't stop a stream of pop-up pornography ads on a computer in her seventh grade classroom.