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Teacher Implements Next Generation Of Standards For Sacramento Students

Lisa Hegdahl, puts her passion for science education to work as part of the board of directors for the California Science Teachers Association.

12/15/2014

Family says 80-year-old woman was prematurely declared dead and died inside a hospital morgue freezer. (Getty Images)

L.A. School District Criticized For Defending Itself From Sex Abuse Lawsuit

The Los Angeles school district is coming under criticism for successfully defending a sexual abuse lawsuit by saying a 14-year-old girl willingly had sex with her teacher.

11/14/2014

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4 Arrested In Shooting Of Fresno High School Teacher

Police have arrested four teenage boys in the shooting of a Central California high school teacher who fought back during an attempted robbery at the school.

12/25/2013

Tim Smith

Florin High School Teacher Of The Year Vying For National Title

A Sacramento man is one of five teachers statewide vying for the chance to represent California for the national teacher of the year honors.

11/06/2013

Jurors didn't agree that David Velasquez's knife attack on a teacher was a "prank." (Getty Images)

Man Faces Life In Prison For ‘Prank’ Sex Attack

A former Northern California high school student who defended the attempted rape and kidnapping of a teacher as a “prank” failed to persuade a jury, which convicted him on all charges.

10/16/2013

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Former Oroville ESL Teacher Arrested On Molestation Charges

A former Oroville English instructor was arrested on charges of sexually assaulting three students.

05/15/2013

Jennifer Lynn Woods

Placer County Teacher Accused Of Sexual Relationship With Student

A Placer County teacher has been arrested for having a sexual relationship with a former student, according to the Placer County Sheriff’s Department.

01/17/2013

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California Teacher Loses Battle To Display ‘God Banners’

A San Diego County schoolteacher has lost his battle to display banners referring to God in his classroom.

04/11/2012

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Ex-Teacher In L.A. Pleads Not Guilty To Lewd Acts With 23 Students

A former teacher whose arrest sparked a scandal at an elementary school that led to the replacement of all of its teachers pleaded not guilty Tuesday to committing lewd acts with 23 children in his classroom.

02/21/2012

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Ex-SoCal Teacher Charged With Molesting 23 Children

A former Los Angeles elementary school teacher has been arrested after he allegedly gagged and made bondage photos of nearly two dozen children — possibly inside a classroom.

01/31/2012

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Teacher Charged After Middle School Scuffle

A middle school staff member is facing a criminal charge after allegedly scuffling with a vice principal on campus, authorities said.

12/22/2011

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Yuba City Police Arrested High School Teacher On Molest Charges

A Yuba City high school teacher has been arrested on child molest charges, according to the Yuba City Police Department.

08/18/2011

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