Warning: Spoilers ahead Homewood-Flossmoor High School Spanish teacher Michael Camp didn't advance to the final round of the "Jeopardy" teachers tournament, but he did tout the accomplishments of his south suburban school. Camp incorrectly guessed the "Final Jeopardy" clue about an era in U.S....
Warning: Spoilers ahead The "Final Jeopardy" category of "foreign words and phrases" could not have been more perfect for Michael Camp, a Spanish teacher at Homewood-Flossmoor High School. Though Camp correctly answered the clue about the French term "avant-garde," he didn't have enough money to...
A Colorado teacher has been suspended after he reportedly allowed students to hit a piñata with President Donald Trump’s face on it. The piñata bashing was part of a Spanish class’ Cinco de Mayo celebration at Roosevelt High School in Johnstown, according to 9News.com. Social media photos show a piñata tied to a tree. Show More Summary
A Spanish teacher at Colorado's Roosevelt High School has been placed on leave pending an investigation of a Cinco de Mayo event. Facebook photos of the event show a student swinging a bat at a pinata with a photo of President Donald Trump on it.
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Michael Camp, a Spanish teacher at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, is competing in the "Jeopardy" teachers tournament, reps for the quiz show announced this week. Fifteen educators vie for the $100,000 grand prize in the two-week tournament, set to begin airing Monday. The winner also gets a spot...
TEACH WOMEN NOT TO RAPE! (CONT’D): Police: Teacher accused of sex acts with student fled country. Police said Ekatherine Pappas, 24, of Nottingham, started teaching Spanish at the school on Nov. 16. A school resource officer became aware Thursday of a video showing a female teacher engaged in a sex act with a male student, […]
Charlie "The Spaniard" Brenneman is a professional mixed martial arts fighter, speaker, mentor and autho of Driven: My Unlikely Journey from Classroom to Cage. A former junior high Spanish teacher, The Spaniard left his job to pursue a career in the UFC, and in 2011, he was ranked #7 in the world. Show More Summary
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Back in 1995, the principal at John Kelley School in Thermal, California, hired as a full-time teacher someone who was merely inquiring about a substitute teaching job. The candidate had a doctorate and was fluent in Spanish, but lacked a California teaching credential. He applied for and received an emergency credential and for the next […]
A high school Spanish teacher and an 18-year-old student from Fairfax County, Va., were arrested after working together to steal a case of beer from a gas station on Oct. 10, and then found at the teacher’s home with illegal narcotics, police said.
Charlie "The Spaniard" Brenneman is a professional mixed martial arts fighter, speaker, mentor and autho of Driven: My Unlikely Journey from Classroom to Cage. A former junior high Spanish teacher, The Spaniard left his job to pursue...Show More Summary
A teacher at Emerson Elementary School in Berwyn, Illinois, who punished English-learners for speaking Spanish in class, has resigned. She repeatedly made her third-grade students who spoke Spanish sit on the floor, separated from others.
The third-grade Berwyn, Illinois teacher that punished her students for speaking Spanish in her classroom has now resigned. She reportedly forced students speaking Spanish to sit on the floor and away from other students. According to WLS News, more than 80 percent of the students in the Berwyn...
In high school, my Spanish teacher was retired but said he enjoyed working so he continued to teach part-time. Back then, I thought he was nuts, but there’s a solid case to be made for working after retirement. Read more...
It's the first period of the first day of my freshman year of high school. Spanish class. Mr. Archuleta, a man who I had not yet met, walks through the door as the bell rings. "El reloj," he says as he points to the clock. Thirty confused 15-year olds stare back at him. Show More Summary
Woman Who Doesn’t Speak Spanish Sues School For Denying Her Job As Spanish Teacher Would you expect to get a job that require you to speak a foreign language if you don’t speak the language? According to Miami New Times
A teacher in Florida is suing the Miami-Dade County School Board for race discrimination after she was turned down for a position in the district’s Extended Foreign Language program because she does not speak a foreign language. ¡Ay! ¡Esta guera es loca! Read more...
A third-grade teacher “says the Miami-Dade County School Board discriminated against her by not hiring her for a job. One requirement of the position? Teaching an hour of Spanish per day….Her complaint says the school could have given...Show More Summary
We're a little worried about Elmo. Yes, he's fuzzy and adorable and all of the teachers love him, but we really need to start thinking about Elmo's future once he leaves Sesame Street. Can Elmo really survive the global economy? So to help him out, we've brought in a special ... More »