LA Louver announced that artist Charles Garabedian died on February 11, 2016 at the age of 92. The cause of death was prostate cancer. A lover of literature, opera, jazz, horse racing, golf, poker, cigars, Scotch, and daily visits to Peet?s Coffee and Tea in Santa Monica, Garabedian was beloved both as an artist and a teacher. Show More Summary
A teacher has been banned for taking a student off-campus to get a comforting cup of hot cocoa. Janice Graf, a Long Island art teacher, has been reassigned her to what her lawyer describes as “a rubber room” when the school district deemed she was breaking the rules, despite having received the consent of the... Show More Summary
When you think of zen, peace and tranquility, think of Teresa Giudice. We know that last sentence likely threw you right out of your tree pose, but that is just what The Real Housewives of New Jersey star and recent jailbird would like...Show More Summary
A Parisian teacher is suing Facebook for over $20,000 after it suspended his account for posting a picture of a 19th century painting
Episode is part of a long line of harsh tactics from the powerful charter school network. A report in the New York Times Friday showing a Success Academy teacher in Brooklyn berating students has gone viral, sparking outrage from parents, anti-reform activists and education experts. Show More Summary
Success Academy head Eva Moskowitz held a press conference yesterday afternoon to denounce the New York Times for publishing a video that showed one of her teachers excoriating a first grader and ripping up the student's paperwork. [ more › ]
Prison Teacher A Charged With Sex Assault For Sexual Relationship With New Jersey Prisoner Somebody clearly took the term “Fk A Thug” to heart. 42-year-old Chong-Hwa Chang is facing a bid herself after being arrested January 31 and charged with
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Washington Post Global Warming writer, Chris Mooney, has discovered climate heresy among middle and high school teachers in the form of skepticism which he finds very upsetting. Yes, there are actually teachers who raise an eyebrow when, for example, 2016 is declared to be the warmest year on record before the year even starts. Show More Summary
A teacher of a 16-year-old Brooklyn boy shot by a pal celebrating a video game victory is helping the boy’s heartbroken family raise money.
To the editor: One of the most pernicious ideas afloat in the public is that teachers “don't go into teaching to get rich…they love to teach” (even when offered by an ex-teacher, who, tellingly, is now a state senator). ("How California can entice young people back to teaching," Feb. 8) Yes, teachers...
Jeff Metcalf, an essayist, playwright, poet, and teacher living in Salt Lake City, talks about his cancer diagnosis and how fly fishing is helping in his treatment and healing. Via The Good Line.
It was a throwaway remark that sparked a beautiful act of kindness. Kyle Simpler told his students at Burleson High School in Burleson, Texas, earlier this week he couldn't remember the last time he'd had a birthday cake. The conversation...Show More Summary
Prosecutors face a tough road in their case against a former priest accused this week in the killing of a young Texas teacher and beauty queen nearly 56 years ago, according to legal experts. John Bernard Feit, 83, remained in custody Friday in Phoenix following his indictment in South Texas' Hidalgo...
A dislodged manhole cover weighing more than 200 pounds went airborne and crashed through an SUV's windshield on a major highway, killing an art teacher as she drove to work during the Friday morning commute, authorities said. Police didn't confirm the victim's name Friday, but Milton Public School...
A New York City charter school network was on the defensive on Friday after video came to light showing a teacher loudly punishing a student for missing a math problem. The footage, which was published by the New York Times, captures Charlotte Dial’s outburst during a 2014 incident at a...
Chong-Hwa Chang was arrested for sexual assault after the Department of Corrections caught on to her sordid affair with an inmate.
Last year, when my daughter, Sophie, was seven and in second grade, her teacher taught a unit about our country's 44 U.S. Presidents. One day, Sophie came home from school, and with a very serious look in her eye asked, "Mom, is it illegal...Show More Summary
A 200-pound manhole cover “became dislodged and airborne” and killed an art teacher driving to her school Friday morning.
I'm a librarian and I married another librarian. Other good possibilities for me were truck drivers, paralegals, and middle school teachers. That's what this chart by Bloomberg Business indicates. Adam Pearce and Dorothy Gambrell analyzed US Census data from the 2014 American Community Survey. Show More Summary