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This School Fire Drill Is Anything But Routine

Firefighter takes opportunity to propose

An Ohio firefighter found a creative way to propose, when he unexpectedly showed up to a fire drill at the school where his girlfriend works as a counselor. Read More »

Fifth Grade Teacher Accused Of Drinking In Classroom, Resigns

Fifth Grade Teacher Accused Of Drinking In Classroom, Resigns

Students complained of alcohol on her breath

A Texas teacher fifth grade resigned during an investigation into allegations that she drank beer during class. Students reported alcohol on her breath. Read More »

Teacher Fired After Allowing Students To Share Blood-Testing Needles

Teacher Fired After Allowing Students To Share Blood-Testing Needles

Miyoshi McMillan says her students wanted to learn their own blood types

Every worker has limits. In teaching about blood types, North Carolina teacher Miyoshi McMillan asked her students to give themselves a prick test. Read More »

Educators Strip-Searched High School Students During Exam

Quebec high school teachers are under investigation for strip searching students. Read More »

Teacher's Epic Resignation Letter:  Profession 'No Longer Exists'

Teacher's Epic Resignation Letter: Profession 'No Longer Exists'

A high school teacher's resignation letter goes viral, after he claims his profession "no longer exists." Read More »

Teacher Aryeh Eller Earned Nearly $1 Million In 'Rubber Room'

The rubber room proves profitable. Read More »

Transgender Teacher, Mark Krolikowski, Sues After Being Branded 'Worse Than Gay'

Transgender Teacher, Mark Krolikowski, Sues After Being Branded 'Worse Than Gay'

By Russell Goldman A transgender teacher is suing a New York City Catholic school after more than 30 years working there, claiming that it wrongfully terminated him for growing out his hair, painting his fingernails and being "worse than gay." In a lawsuit, Mark Krolikowski, 59, alleges that after 32 years... Read More »

The Jobs With The Most Psychopaths

The Jobs With The Most Psychopaths

Have you ever experienced the feeling at work that everyone around you is unstable? That you're the only level-headed worker in a workplace populated by colleagues whose fits and outbursts are unpredictable, or even psychopathic? Read More »

Former Teacher Of The Year, Mark Bringhurst, Fired For Streaking

Former Teacher Of The Year, Mark Bringhurst, Fired For Streaking

BERLIN TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- A former "Teacher of the Year" in a New Jersey school district was fired after being arrested for allegedly streaking through an apartment complex. Mark C. Bringhurst, a tenured fifth grade teacher in Vineland, N.J., was the first educator to lose his job under the state's speedier new... Read More »

Teaching Jobs Finally Coming Back

Teaching Jobs Finally Coming Back

By Annalyn Censky NEW YORK -- After four years of layoffs, teaching jobs are finally coming back. Public school hiring rose this summer to its highest level in six years. Local school districts added 79,000 education jobs this July through September, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That's the... Read More »

New York Teacher Gets Paid $75,000 To 'Do Nothing' And Live Streams The Proof

New York Teacher Gets Paid $75,000 To 'Do Nothing' And Live Streams The Proof

Lots of workers waste time at work, but few would want to broadcast video of themselves doing it. But New York technology teacher Francesco Portelos is doing that just to protest his suspension, which he says has left him to languish in a "rubber room" -- a detention center for teachers. Portelos (pictured... Read More »

High School Coach Bryan Craig Resigns After Sex Book Scandal
Texas Principal, Wendee Long, Arrested In Secret Videotaping Of Girls Locker Room

Texas Principal, Wendee Long, Arrested In Secret Videotaping Of Girls Locker Room

A Texas middle-school principal faces criminal charges after she allegedly hatched the plan to plant a camera in a high school girls locker room. Wendee Long, principal at Wayside Middle School in Fort Worth, is accused of using her daughter to place a cell-phone camera inside an Argyle High School... Read More »

Infamous Teacher Who Called Students 'Lazy Whiners' On Blog Gets Fired

Infamous Teacher Who Called Students 'Lazy Whiners' On Blog Gets Fired

Natalie Munroe, a 30-year-old 11th grade English teacher at Central Bucks East High School in Pennsylvania, wasn't very fond of her students. So she began a blog in 2009 under the name Natalie M. on which she slammed her pupils for being "frightfully dim," "lazy whiners" and "utterly loathsome." (The blog has... Read More »

Calif. Teacher And 4 Students Arrested In Sexual Hazing

Calif. Teacher And 4 Students Arrested In Sexual Hazing

FONTANA, Calif. -- A Southern California high school teacher was arrested on suspicion of directing students to assault at least one other student in a classroom hazing incident, police said Sunday. Emmanuel Delarosa, 27, was arrested Saturday along with four students after another student, who said that he was... Read More »

Louisiana Illegally Fired Over 7,000 Teachers After Hurricane Katrina, Judge Says

Louisiana Illegally Fired Over 7,000 Teachers After Hurricane Katrina, Judge Says

NEW ORLEANS -- A Louisiana judge ruled Wednesday that thousands of New Orleans school employees were wrongfully fired after Hurricane Katrina shut down the city and its schools in 2005. Judge Ethel Simms Julien awarded more than $1 million to seven people who filed the class-action suit against the New Orleans... Read More »

Texas Teacher Ordered Kids To Hit 'Bully,' School Says

Texas Teacher Ordered Kids To Hit 'Bully,' School Says

SAN ANTONIO -- A Texas teacher will lose her job after ordering more than 20 kindergartners to line up and hit a classmate accused of being a bully, a district spokesman said Friday. The teacher at a suburban San Antonio school is accused of orchestrating the slugfest after a younger teaching colleague went... Read More »

7 Part-Time Jobs That Pay Up To $40 An Hour

7 Part-Time Jobs That Pay Up To $40 An Hour

Getty Images For some 8 million Americans, part-time jobs are a way of life. Many are cobbling together several part-time gigs while they search for that elusive full-time job. Some, though, prefer part-time work because it offers flexibility and time off for other pursuits, including raising kids. But... Read More »

Track Coach Gets Dismissed After Taking Student To Prom

Track Coach Gets Dismissed After Taking Student To Prom

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) -- The daughter-in-law of Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman has been dismissed as a volunteer track coach at a small Eastern Oregon high school because she escorted a 17-year-old boy to the prom. Melissa Bowerman, 41, who had been coaching the Condon/Wheeler track and field team with her... Read More »

Ex-Teacher Charged With Stealing Ohio Prom Money

Ex-Teacher Charged With Stealing Ohio Prom Money

HAMILTON, Ohio -- A former high school teacher in southwest Ohio has been charged with stealing money meant for a school prom in a cash-strapped district. Read More »

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