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A letter from the principal of White Hills Middle School after a teacher allegedly showed pornographic images in front of students. (CBS)

Middle School Teacher Allegedly Projects Porno Images On Screen In Front Of Students

A middle school teacher from a Marin County school is on leave after allegedly projecting pornographic images onto a classroom screen in front of students.

05/20/2015

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Oakland Teachers Getting 8-Percent Raise By 2016 Under New Agreement

Oakland school teachers will receive a salary increase of at least 8 percent by next January under the terms of a tentative agreement with the school district that was reached just before midnight, the head of the teachers’ union said Thursday.

05/14/2015

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3 Things You’ll Need To Become A Great Teacher

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger looks at a career in teaching.

05/06/2015

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Former Fremont Schoolteacher Gets 16 Years In Prison For Sexually Assaulting 2nd-Grader

A former Fremont schoolteacher was sentenced Friday to 16 years in state prison for sexually assaulting a second-grader in his classroom in the late 1990s.

04/03/2015

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Concord Elementary School Teacher With 2 Young Kids Likely Facing Life In Prison For Touching Male Students

A Concord elementary school teacher was convicted of 19 counts of child molestation today for touching his male students’ bare chests in his classes and other inappropriate touching.

01/27/2015

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Union City Teacher Arrested Over Alleged Physical Relationship With High School Student

A James Logan High School teacher has been arrested on suspicion of an inappropriate physical relationship with a student, New Haven Unified School District officials said Tuesday.

01/06/2015

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San Mateo Man Arrested After Allegedly Hitting 3 Special Needs Students, Teacher While Driving Under Influence

A San Mateo man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of swerving on to the sidewalk while driving under the influence and hitting three special needs students and a teacher, police said.

11/20/2014

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Beloved Concord School Teacher, Cancer Survivor Honored With $10,000 Education Award

A Bay Area teacher who has overcome a long battle with cancer got the surprise of a lifetime from her students this week, who were the ones to tell her she had won a prestigious award recognizing her commitment to them.

10/09/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Threatening Twitter Messages Made By Newark Teacher Weren’t Criminal, Police Say

Threatening Twitter messages directed at students by a Newark teacher were “inappropriate and unprofessional” but were not criminal, police said Thursday.

09/18/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Student Stands Up For Newark High School Teacher Who Made Threatening Tweets

Newark Memorial High School teacher Krista Hodges came under fire over tweets that included “I already wanna stab kids” and they “make my trigger finger feel itchy.”

09/03/2014

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