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Teachers, Administrators Charged In New Jersey High School Sex Scandal

Posted 10.04.2012 | Education

Three teachers at Triton Regional High School in Runnemede, N.J., have been charged with official misconduct for having inappropriate sexual relations...

Horrific Video: Teacher Leads Violent Teen Bullying 'Of Epic Proportions'

Posted 08.30.2012 | Education

The parents of a Washington state teen want their son's teacher fired after learning that the student was terrorized in a bullying attack by peers -- ...

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...

Former Chemistry Teacher Sued For Giving Student A 'C+'

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.25.2012 | Education

In response to Peggy Carlock, a former chemistry teacher at Albany High School in Albany, Calif.,, giving Bowen Bethards, 17, a C+ in 2011, the studen...

Principal In Hot Water After Allegedly Calling Student With Bipolar Disorder

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.18.2012 | Education

Dr. David Madden, a high school principal at Oxford Area High School in Oxford, Pa., has been suspended from his position after allegedly calling a s...

Teacher Sues NYC Department Of Education For Allegedly Being Fired For Refusing Foursome

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.16.2012 | Education

Frank Farino, a former assistant principal at P.S. 43Q in Queens, New York, has filed a lawsuit against the New York City Department of Education and ...

Former Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sex Acts With Ten Students In The Classroom, Home

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.17.2012 | Education

Cindy Clifton, a former teacher at Crestview Middle School in Covington, Tenn., pleaded guilty to a range of criminal charges Thursday after investiga...

Teacher Faces New Charges For Sleeping With Teen In Classroom

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.06.2012 | Education

After being arrested and charged with sexual abuse of a child in February, Kathryn Camille Murray, a 29-year-old former teacher from Houston, Texas, i...

Teacher Avoids Jail Time For Hosting Student Alcohol-Fueled Sex Parties

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.02.2012 | Education

Audrey Grabarkiewicz, a 46-year-old preschool teacher at Lake Bowen Baptist Church in Spartanburg, S.C., will not serve jail time despite being arrest...

Former Missouri Teacher Accused Of Videotaping 80 Boys Undressing

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.26.2012 | Education

Matt Hansen, a 38-year-old teacher for the Fort Zumwalt School District in O'Fallon, Mo., has been charged with felony possession of child pornography...

Teacher Arrested For Instructing Students To Cut, Burn Themselves To Get Rid Of Demons

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.14.2012 | Education

Danielle Harkins, a 35-year-old teacher at Lealman and Asian Neighborhood Family Center in St. Petersburg, Fla., has been arrested for allegedly instr...

Teacher's Aide Charged With Paying Students For Sex

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.13.2012 | Education

Curtis Jiles, a 30-year-old teacher's aide at Tenoroc High School in Lakeland, Fla., is accused of paying or trying to pay students for sex both on an...

Teacher Allegedly Used 'Bridesmaids'-Inspired Physical Punishment On Student

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.01.2012 | Education

A teacher at Malibu High School in Malibu, Calif., is under investigation after ninth-grade student Dionne Evans went to local authorities claiming th...

Teacher Investigated For Pulling Students Off The Ground By Hair

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.08.2012 | Education

Patrick Robinson, a 26-year-old teacher at Hedrick Middle School in Lewisille, Texas, is the subject of a local police investigation after three stude...

Teacher Pulled 16-Year-Old Out Of Class To Have Sex In School Closet

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.08.2012 | Education

Kacy Christine Wilson, a 28-year-old former teacher at Osceola High School in Kissimmee, Fla., is being accused of pulling a 16-year-old student out o...

Teacher Accused Of Telling 2nd-Grader She Looked 'Too Sexy' For Gym

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.24.2012 | Education

Marco Inskip, a 40-year-old substitute teacher at Charles L. Spragg Elementary School in Egg Harbor City, N.J., has been accused of telling a 7-year-o...

Mother Outraged After Teacher Forced 6-Year-Old To Sit In Diarrhea

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.19.2012 | Education

Lisa Skidmore, mother of a kindergarten student at Southwest School in Washburn, Mo., is outraged after her daughter's teacher forced her to wrap a tr...

Teacher Investigated For Choking, Slapping Student

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.13.2012 | Education

Andrew McCool, a teacher at South Lake High School in Seattle, Wash., is under investigation after allegedly choking and slapping a student on Wednesd...

Teacher Arrested For Oral Sex, Sleeping With Student

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.12.2012 | Education

Megan Denman, a 29-year-old social sciences teacher at Hoover High School in Fresno, Calif., was arrested for allegedly performing oral sex on and sle...

Teacher Accused Of Using 'Spy Pen' To Film Students Undressing

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.12.2012 | Education

Aldrin Jayson "A.J." Nicolas, a 26-year-old choir teacher at Salinas High School in Monterey County, Calif., has been arrested and put on administrati...

Teacher Accused Of Exchanging Good Grades For Student's Nude Photos

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.06.2012 | Education

Timothy Moll, a 25-year-old teacher at Dieruff High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania, is accused of offering good grades in exchange for a student's ...

Teacher Arrested For Using Students To Sell Drugs

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.03.2012 | Education

Meredith Burris Pruitt, a 31-year-old teacher from Gastonia, N.C., was arrested last week for allegedly selling, and employing students to help sell,...

Teacher Fired For Traumatizing Math Problems For Third Graders

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.05.2012 | Education

A Washington, D.C. teacher who sent home violent, morbid and traumatizing math problems to third graders from Center City Public Charter School's Trin...

'Serial Spitter' Teacher Swats At, Spits on Student

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.20.2012 | Education

David Pecoraro, a math teacher at Beach Channel High School in New York City, has been "reassigned to an administrative office" after a video of him s...

Teacher Spoon-Fed Semen To Students

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.01.2012 | Los Angeles

Mark Berndt, a 61-year-old former teacher at Miramonte Elementary School, has been charged with 23 counts of committing lewd acts on children with aut...