Rafe Esquith, a teacher at Hobart Elementary in Koreatown, became the subject of controversy after a fellow teacher reportedly complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” in the classroom.
Rafe Esquith was removed from the classroom at a Koreatown elementary school after a teacher complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s classic “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”
Only On 2: Former Teacher At Christian School Sues For Discrimination Alleging School Fired Her For Getting Divorced
She says her ex-husband also works at the school and kept his job.
A former Los Angeles Unified School District elementary school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibly of parole for the murder of his estranged wife.
Joshua Levine is accused of inappropriately touching at least four females under the age of 10 inside his classroom.
A mother says she’s suing an Inglewood instructor, two teacher’s aides, and a school district after she alleges that her son, who has special-needs, was slapped in class.
Jeff Minh Ha, 42, was attested at Columbia Elementary School on Friday around 1:50 p.m.
A 47-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child annoyance and molesting children on multiple occasions.
Steve Carmine is accused of saying 18-year-old Michael Brown “got what he deserved” when he was shot and killed by a police officer.
Parents and students gathered Monday outside a middle school in Brentwood to demand the return of a teacher who is accused in a lawsuit of making racially charged remarks in class.
The parent accused the teacher of using the N word, said “black people were not smart,” as well as suggesting teen Michael Brown, shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri “got what he deserved.”
When the driver attempted to also exit, John Edward Maust placed him in a choke hold with the pocket knife and demanded that he be taken to a Jack in the Box.
A Los Angeles elementary school teacher who’s accused of placing a plastic bag over a student’s head in class pleaded not guilty Friday to one count of child abuse.
Mission Viejo kindergarten teacher Kristyn Fletcher is battling a rare incurable cancer that started in her appendix.
A teacher at a Los Angeles elementary school has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse, school officials said Thursday.