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Teacher Firings

Teacher Loses Job After Putting Out Fire

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.23.2013 | Parents

When day care teacher Michelle Hammack briefly left her classroom to extinguish a nearby fire, she probably did not expect her actions to lead to her ...

School District Guidelines May Limit Online Freedom For Teachers

Posted 07.23.2012 | Education

Recent stories of teachers calling their students "future criminals," "germ bags," or saying they "hate their guts" over Facebook have grabbed media h...

Education in Chicago: Mr. Secretary: Quo Vadis?

Bill Sweetland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Bill Sweetland

If Duncan and Obama really expect five million more students to graduate from two-year colleges, they must for the first time in history make our schools into thoroughly intellectualized, serious places.

Students Watched While DC Police Removed Their Teachers

Claudia Ricci | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Claudia Ricci

Armed policemen wearing bullet-proof vests appeared. Accompanying the cops were the new teachers who informed the existing teachers that they had been replaced. No warning at all.