Parents Speak Out After Teacher Presents Song About Islam To Seventh-GradersAmid heightened fears over terrorism, an Orange County teacher has found herself in trouble after ordering her class to sing a song about Islam.
L.A. Teacher Acquaints Students To Social And Criminal Justice"Students need to learn to recognize the importance of not only advocating for themselves, but for others within their community," said Christina Soliz.
Teacher, 37, Pleads Guilty To Committing Lewd Acts On Female High School StudentsThe Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced David Park pleaded guilty to two counts; copulation of a person under 16 and lewd act upon a child.
Retired Anaheim Drama Teacher Suspected Of Molestation, Child PornographyA retired Anaheim middle school teacher faced child molestation charges Wednesday, police said.
Santa Ana Teacher, 45, Accused Of Unlawful Sex With 16-Year-Old StudentThe Santa Ana Police Department is requesting members of the public to call detectives if they suspect Gonzalez had inappropriate contact with other students.
Immigration Prompts Need To Teach English As Second Language In L.A.Silvia Rubalcava, a teacher at Gratts Learning Academy for Young Scholars, says dual or multi-language learning has become a necessity in Los Angeles.
Acting Coach, 55, Found Guilty Of Committing Lewd Acts On 13-Year-Old GirlAt the time of his arrest, authorities said Cameron Thor sexually assaulted the victim numerous times over an 11-month period.
Some Lawmakers Sounding Alarm Over Teacher Shortage In CaliforniaA teacher shortage in the state of California has some lawmakers sounding the alarm.
Former LAUSD Teacher Accused Of Placing Bag Over Student’s Head Pleads No ContestA former Los Angeles elementary school teacher accused of placing a plastic bag over a student’s head in class for several seconds pleaded no contest Wednesday to one count of child abuse, authorities said.
LAUSD 'Will Not Be Rushed' Into Deciding Teacher's Fate Despite Threat Of LawsuitRafe 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.
Award-Winning Teacher Removed From Classroom Gives LAUSD An UltimatumRafe 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 DivorcedShe says her ex-husband also works at the school and kept his job.