Teacher

(credit: CBS)

Ex-LAUSD Teacher Sentenced To Life In Prison Without Parole For Murdering Wife

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.

05/19/2015

(credit: istockphoto.com)

Castaic Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students

Joshua Levine is accused of inappropriately touching at least four females under the age of 10 inside his classroom.

05/14/2015

(credit: CBS)

Mother Accuses Teacher In Inglewood Of Slapping Her Son With Special Needs

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.

05/11/2015

An El Monte elementary school teacher is accused of showing porn to his students. (credit: El Monte Police Dept.)

El Monte Elementary School Teacher Arrested After Allegedly Showing Students Porn

Jeff Minh Ha, 42, was attested at Columbia Elementary School on Friday around 1:50 p.m.

04/18/2015

(credit: Torrance PD)

High School Wrestling Coach Arrested On Suspicion Of Sexual Misconduct In Torrance

A 47-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child annoyance and molesting children on multiple occasions.

04/15/2015

(credit: CBS)

Brentwood Teacher Accused Of Making Racist Remarks Returns To School

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.

03/26/2015

A lawsuit alleges teacher Steven Carnine (seen in this undated photo) used racial epithets in class. (Photo courtesy LAUSD)

Supporters Call For Brentwood Teacher Accused Of Racist Remarks To Be Reinstated

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.

03/23/2015

Empty Classroom Header

Parent Sues LAUSD After Teacher Reportedly Used Racially Charged Comments 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.”

03/19/2015

(credit: CBS)

Former H.S. Teacher Pleads No Contest To Felony False Imprisonment Charges

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.

03/19/2015

Thelmo Garcia was arrested off campus earlier this week. (credit: CBS)

4th Grade Teacher Accused Of Placing Plastic Bag Over Student’s Head For ‘Several Seconds’

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.

03/13/2015

(credit: CBS)

Mission Viejo Teacher Fighting Cancer, School District

Mission Viejo kindergarten teacher Kristyn Fletcher is battling a rare incurable cancer that started in her appendix.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2015

Thelmo Garcia was arrested off campus earlier this week. (Source: Facebook)

Elementary School Teacher Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Abuse

A teacher at a Los Angeles elementary school has been arrested on suspicion of child abuse, school officials said Thursday.

03/12/2015

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

Empty Classroom Header

Corona Teacher, 55, Accused Of Inappropriate Touching Of Underage Female Student

Detectives believe there may be other victims.

02/27/2015

(credit: Vanity Fair)

Former Prep School Teacher Charged With Sexually Abusing Student

A former teacher at an exclusive all-girls prep school has been charged with felony sex crimes involving a student, authorities said Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2015

more