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Teresa Gilmete Badger (Benicia Police Dept.)

Benicia Teacher Pleads No Contest To Furnishing Marijuana At After-Hours Potluck

A Benicia school teacher has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of furnishing marijuana at an after-hours employee potluck dinner in November.

04/30/2014

San Leandro High School teacher Leon Chang was arrested for an alleged sexual relationship with a teenager. (Source: San Leandro Police)

San Leandro Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sexual Relationship With Teen

A teacher at San Leandro High School has been arrested and charged for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a teenager, police said Thursday.

04/17/2014

Carol Thebarge (credit: CBS Boston)

Teacher Fired For Refusing To ‘Unfriend’ Students On Facebook

A 79-year-old teacher was friends with about 250 current students on her Facebook page but that’s against school policy…

04/08/2014

Joseph Andrew Martin, a teacher at Woodside Elementary School in Concord, is accused of sexually abusing 11 current and former students. (CBS)

Former Easy Bay Teacher Faces New Lawsuits In Child Molestation Case

Joseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.

02/12/2014

(CBS)

Hundreds Of SF Teachers Skip School Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

The San Francisco Unified School District was forced to scramble for substitutes Tuesday as 432 teachers either called in sick or took a personal day ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

11/27/2013

(CBS)

Girls, Parents Found Liable For Branding South Bay Teacher As ‘Perv’

A Santa Clara jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a “perv,” is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.

11/18/2013

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Fremont Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Molesting Girl On High School Campus

Police arrested a teacher on Friday for allegedly molesting a student at John F. Kennedy High School in Fremont.

10/08/2013

The floor of the California Assembly during a recent session. (Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Bill Eases Path for Firing Teachers for Misconduct

The state Legislature has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.

09/13/2013

(Adam Jan/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Grand Jury Says School District Overpaid Its Employees Over $1 Million In Last 10 Years

A Santa Clara County Civil Grand Gury The Alum Rock has found that the Alum Rock Union School District paid many of its teachers and administrators, including new and short-term employees, more than required by its contracts and rules— a practice that has cost more than $1 million over the last 10 years.

07/26/2013

Joseph Andrew Martin, a teacher at Woodside Elementary School in Concord, is accused of sexually abusing 11 current and former students. (CBS)

Concord Teacher Pleads Not Guilty To Molesting 11 Students

A Concord elementary school teacher pleaded not guilty today to 91 felony charges stemming from the alleged sexual abuse of 11 current and former students, a prosecutor said.

07/03/2013

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