Once lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt’s past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored.
A Santa Monica High School teacher who allegedly scuffled with a student in a classroom is returning to work.
There was “a whole bunch of yelling and arguing,” said one parent.
A South Bay-area teacher whose profanity-laced classroom outburst was recorded by a student has been placed on leave, according to reports Wednesday.
Principals and teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District are being trained on how to react to potential active shooter situations in Southland schools.
Los Angeles Unified School District students will return to some changes when they head back to school the week of Aug. 12.
The state Senate has unanimously passed two bills designed to better safeguard teachers and students from attacks.
Hundreds of school cafeteria workers and other LAUSD employees Tuesday protested the district’s decision to end a program that provides breakfast to students directly in the classroom.
A 33-year-old mother has been charged with felony battery after allegedly attacking a teacher and a teacher’s assistant at a South Los Angeles middle school last week.
A shocked community gathered for a vigil Friday night for the 16-year-old who was allegedly shot by a classmate at Taft Union High School in Kern County.
A former substitute teacher in Los Angeles County has been sentenced to nine months in jail and five years probation for lewdness with a 13-year-old student.
A new survey suggests a shaky California economy and the lure of retirement could both be behind a dwindling supply of teachers statewide.
Parents of students at a South Los Angeles elementary school are outraged after finding out that two teachers have allegedly been preying on their children, possibly for years. And some of those parents are talking about keeping their kids home on Monday as a sign of protest.
A local teachers union called for the LAUSD on Thursday to tap into what it claims to be millions of dollars in reserves to help reduce classroom sizes.
Four high school seniors were expelled from Westlake High, weeks before graduation, after they allegedly caused thousands of dollars in damage to school property.