Today's Headlines 12/5/14

The same story repeats itself again and again.  When will we, as a society, demand the same boundaries against sexual harrassment in our schools, as we require in the workplace?

Howard County Teacher Charged with Sexual Assault of Teen:  this teacher has been teaching at three different schools.  If you know anyone who has had dealings with this teacher, please pass on this information.

Maryland Substitute Teacher Charged with Sex Abuse

Lawsuit filed against Novi schools alleges sex abuse:  According to the plaintiff in this case, reports of inappropriate touching by a student, not ever reported to parents or authorities.  It is imperative that teachers and administrators report any alleged sexual harassment to authorities.  By reporting it systematically, they free themselves from liability and allow those who are trained to investigate to do their job.

Police ID More Victims of Morgan Hill Teacher Arrested for Sex Abuse:  

This teacher worked with the YMCA as a youth leader and camp director, was the Child Development Director in Morgan Hill for 3 years, was a substitute teacher, taught summer school and had full-time teaching jobs as well.  We must keep strictly protected, safe boundaries between our children and our educators if we are ever to restore trust in our educational system.  

The Dark Side of Sistema: How many parents put their child into the hands of a coach, a teacher, without ever stopping to ask themselves if they are taking precautions to keep their child safe?

Teachers in Punch-Ups:  I applaud the SA Council of Educators for cleaning house after receiving over 250 complaints of in just six months. "Unfortunately there are some teachers who are not fit to be in the classroom - not fit to be where children are present," said council CEO Rej Brijraj

Husband Reported Wife, Teacher, For Sex with Student:  “Your professional relationship may be compromised if you: invite a student or students back to your home, or ­attend theirs without an ­appropriate professional reason and without the consent of their parent or carer.”

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