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Teacher-Turned-Stripper Sues Michigan School District Over Firing

Posted 08.30.2012 | Education

Susan Brennan, a former West Ottawa High School teacher, has filed a federal employment discrimination lawsuit against the Michigan district, claiming...

Teachers Allegedly Told To Student To Crawl Back To School After Injury

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.05.2012 | Education

Two years ago, the son of Pritam and Priya Chandani tripped over a mound of snow and injured his head and leg. Instead of helping the student, teacher...

High School Faces Civil Rights Claims After Allegedly 'Outing' Gay Student

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.08.2011 | Education

After facing lawsuits from Barbara Wyatt, who claimed the Kilgore Independent School District in Tyler, Texas "aggressively confronted" her 16-year-ol...

Schools Pepper Sprayed Students 'Repeatedly And Regularly'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.07.2011 | Education

After a lawsuit was filed last year on behalf of eight high school students against the Birmingham Board of Education over the use of pepper spray aga...

School Denies HIV Positive Boy Admission, Faces Lawsuit

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.02.2011 | Education

This 13-year-old from Delaware County, Pa. seems like the perfect candidate for a private boarding school: He's an honor student, is active in sports,...

Teachers Fired For Reporting Sexual Abuse?

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.23.2014 | Education

Chanell Morello and Lynn Hoffman, two former teachers, are suing the Catholic Archdiocese of Miami alleging they were fired for reporting suspected se...

Family Blames School For Daughter's Gang Rape

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

A family in West Virginia has filed a lawsuit against the Mount Hope Middle School after their 13-year-old daughter was allegedly gang raped after sch...