Former Essex County Teacher Of The Year Accused In School Sex ScandalWEST ORANGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) - A former teacher of the year is accused in a school sex scandal, and she's just been arrested.
Harvard Students in Cheating Scandal Say Collaboration Was AcceptedHarvard students suspected in a major cheating scandal said on Friday that many of the accusations are based on innocent - or at least tolerated - collaboration among students, and with help from graduate-student teachers who sometimes gave them ...
Sex scandal brings five-year sentence to Texas teacherBrittni Colleps, the 28-year-old Kennedale High School English teacher convicted of having sex with five of her students, was sentenced to five years in prison by a Tarrant County jury Friday evening.
Students, teachers return to Miramonte following abuse scandalUpstairs, in Room 18 of the main building, sixth-grade teacher Robyn Bancroft saw some familiar faces, and it was no accident.
In wake of scandal, union officials start school year facing questionsIn the wake of the Santeramo scandal, union membership has remained stable, said Tarka. Although enrollment has declined by 2,000 members in recent years, that is due to cuts in teacher hiring, not disaffection, he said. The national organization is ...
CRCT cheating scandal, teacher fights chargesFormer William Finch Elementary School teacher Tyrone Shorter fought charges that he cheated on the 2009 standardized CRCT.
Hey, Teacher, Leave Those Kids AloneHONG KONG - Students all around the world have been preparing for the start of the school year this month, and what a start it has been, with protests and scandals in Hong Kong, in London, in the Ivy League. In Hong Kong, thousands of students ...
Sex scandal teacher Debra Lafave ordered back on probation 8 years after ...Disgraced Florida teacher Debra Lafave has been ordered back on probation, eight years after she admitted to having sex with one of her 14-year-old students. Lafave, who became a household name after her case emerged due to her striking looks, was ...
Miramonte Preps for New School Year, Deal With "Aftershocks" of School Abuse ...Martha Contreras came to Miramonte Elementary as an assistant principal while the school was still reeling from a sex abuse scandal involving two now-former teachers. Contreras will start the new school year as principal, and says her job is to ...
Former NYC schools chief touts News Corp. ventures education division but spent much of the past year defending boss Rupert Murdoch in the phone-hacking scandal that has rocked the British media.
Yucaipa-Calimesa district reported six teachers in five years to...... Schools special report, requesting documents from 19 Inland Empire school districts concerning complaints of teacher misconduct. The special project comes in light of the sexual abuse scandal at Miramonte School in South Los Angeles earlier this year.
Sadly, another sex-abuse scandal to report ... this time a HS football coach ...Here's an Associated Press report from the Montgomery Advertiser about a lawsuit filed against a former Mississippi high school football coach who is serving a 25-year prison sentence for sexual abuse. H/T to Matt Chaney for bringing this to our ...
The GCSE grading scandal: where I think we'll find the smoking gunThe issue is that, because the grading goalposts have been moved halfway through the year, without anyone being told, there is a massive detrimental effect on many thousands of students.
Voucher Scandal: Lousiana Schools Using Tax Money to Teach Creationism"The Wall of Separation" has reported previously about how leaders of religious schools are using the taxpayer funds to increase enrollment and how some schools plan to teach creationism and other discredited ideas. How did schools like this get into ...
Breakfast Briefing: Galaxy S III ban, zero-day exploits, website scraping scandalAn anonymous ICT teacher has spoken out about the way Ofsted inspections are handled, after a visit to his class two years ago, where he was teaching year five and six students how to make iPhone apps. The inspector praised the class, but only gave the ...
Atlanta Teacher Helped Students Cheat Because They Were "Dumb as Hell"Smith's wrongdoing is part of a much broader scandal - arguably one of the worst U.S. teaching scandals ever - that implicated more than 170 Atlanta public school teachers, which has ignited an ongoing investigation. A year-long probe by former ...
Test scores plummet at Denver school marked by cheating scandal"The tragedy of what happened last year at Beach Court is that Beach Court is a very, very good school with excellent and committed teachers that was made to look like the best school in the state through the altering of assessment results," DPS ...
Texas teacher gets 5 years for student sex scandalFORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- A former North Texas high school teacher, Brittni Nicole Colleps, was convicted Friday and sentenced to five years in prison for having sex with five 18-year-old students at her home. Colleps, married and mother of three ...
Harvard cheating scandal: Dozens of students may have shared answers ...A teaching assistant noticed some possible problems on the tests, including evidence that students collaborated on answers or used the same long, identical strings of words.
WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 - India prime minister defends ...WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 - India prime minister defends gov't in coal scandal. Homepage .... Mourning the death of a beloved student in a gruesome accident, English teacher Jane Lynch spoke of the 16-year-old in a trembling voice.