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  1. GOSHEN, Ohio – An Ohio high school teacher is facing a sixth investigation into allegations of inappropriate sexual relationships with students, though the first five resulted in no charges due to a lack of evidence. The Cincinnati Enquirer recently featured Goshen High School teacher David Brown, who is allegedly under investigation by the Ohio Bureau […]
  2. SUWANEE, Ga. – Gwinnett County Public Schools is besieged by teachers sexually abusing students, including at least four teachers arrested for inappropriate relationships in just the last week. Derren Justin Evans, a long-term substitute teacher at Providence Christian Academy, was charged Wednesday with sexual assault based on allegations he repeated groped and kissed a female […]
  3. DANVILLE, Calif. – Parents are complaining after a San Ramon Valley High school student was recently elected student body president after creating a humorous campaign video vowing to protect his classmates from ISIS. The student, who was not identified, allegedly produced a campaign video depicting Muslim terrorists with guns and promised to protect students. But […]
  4. PORTLAND, Maine – Maine’s Deering High School is not the first in the nation to order sports hijabs for its female Muslim student athletes. Female Muslim students currently wear their own hijabs during sports, and the religious headscarves are typically made of heavy fabric that easily unravels. So a couple of girls on the tennis […]
  5. AUSTIN, Texas – A law to require all students in Texas schools to use bathrooms that correspond to their birth gender gained approval in the state House last week and could soon become law. State House members voted 91-50 Sunday night to require student bathrooms to be segregated by gender, with students assigned based on […]
  6. IRVING, Texas – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the father of a Muslim student who was detained by school officials in 2015 over a clock that looked suspiciously like a bomb. Former MacArthur High School student Ahmed Mohamed’s father sued the Irving Independent School District and the City of Irving after […]
  7. KNOXVILLE, Iowa – A Knoxville school board member has resigned amid a U.S. Secret Service investigation into Facebook comments he made about President Donald Trump. Knoxville School District Board Member Mike Helle posted to Facebook this week that “Trump … needs to neutralized. “Trump needs to take a show at Ford’s Theater,” he wrote, according […]
  8. CHICAGO – Chicago Public Schools plans to borrow $389 million to make it through the current school year, money officials hope to pay back with overdue state aid payments. The borrowing will be expensive because of the district’s junk bond rating, and would only serve to avert a financial crisis until next fiscal year, when […]
  9. BARBERTON, Ohio – Students were voluntarily blasted with pepper spray for a law enforcement class exercise at an Ohio high school, and officials are now defending against calls to fire the teacher involved. Last week, a group of 11th grade criminal science students at Barberton High School voluntarily lined up along a wall at the […]
  10. CONYERS, Ga. – Two teachers are out of a job after they presented a special needs student with an award for “Most Likely to Not Pay Attention” at a recent school assembly. “I feel like it was very derogatory, I feel like it was humiliating and this was held as an assembly with the school,” […]
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