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Classroom At Wells Middle School In Riverside Vandalized

The search is underway for the individuals responsible for trashing and ransacking a classroom at a middle school in Riverside.

05/18/2015

Mark Marino, an associate professor at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, takes a selfie with students. (credit: USC/YouTube)

USC Class Examines The Selfie As Cultural Artifact

The #SelfieClass, formerly called Writing 150: Writing and Critical Reasoning: Identity and Diversity, analyzes “gender, sexuality and race portrayed in social media,” school officials state in a press release.

05/04/2015

Students at El Dorado High School were distraught Monday after a popular teacher was found dead in her classroom.

Placentia Teacher Found Hanging In High School Classroom

A high school teacher was found hanging Monday inside a classroom in Placentia, according to police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/02/2015

Former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt (right) (credit: CBS)

Miramonte Elementary Sex Abuse Case To Cost Nearly $140M

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/22/2014

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Teacher Accused In Scuffle With Student To Return To Work

A Santa Monica High School teacher who allegedly scuffled with a student in a classroom is returning to work.

04/18/2014

Officials believe a third grade student sexually assaulted another male student several times at school -- in the bathroom and in the classroom. (credit: CBS)

Parents Demand Answers Surrounding 3rd Grader Sexual Assault Case

There was “a whole bunch of yelling and arguing,” said one parent.

03/20/2014

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South Bay High School Teacher On Leave After Profanity-Laced Tirade

A South Bay-area teacher whose profanity-laced classroom outburst was recorded by a student has been placed on leave, according to reports Wednesday.

10/09/2013

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LAUSD Faculty Trained For ‘Active Shooter’ Scenarios

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.

CBS Los Angeles–08/12/2013

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LAUSD To Kick Of School Year With New iPads, Lunch Items

Los Angeles Unified School District students will return to some changes when they head back to school the week of Aug. 12.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2013

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Calif. Bills Intended To Strengthen School Safety

The state Senate has unanimously passed two bills designed to better safeguard teachers and students from attacks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2013

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Parents, School Workers Launch Effort To Keep LAUSD Breakfasts

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.

04/30/2013

LAUSD officials confirmed to CBS2/KCAL9 that a teacher was physically assaulted in the classroom by a parent and two students. (credit: CBS)

Mom Charged In Alleged Attack On South LA Middle School Teacher, Assistant

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2013

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Community Gathers To Show Support For ‘Popular’ Kern County School Shooting Victim

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/11/2013

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Ex-Teacher Gets Jail Time For Lewd Conduct With Student

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.

11/02/2012

chalkboard class school

Budget Gap, Baby Boomers Behind Looming Calif. Teacher Shortage

A new survey suggests a shaky California economy and the lure of retirement could both be behind a dwindling supply of teachers statewide.

05/29/2012

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