Luis Brande loves baseball, adores teaching, kayaking, fishing, eating and the outdoors. But now Brande, a 60-year-old father of four, husband, brother and son, can no longer do any of those things as ALS has robbed him of all his pleasures.
The state’s largest teachers union filed a legal challenge Wednesday contesting how lawmakers “log rolled” a series of education issues — including an expansion of a controversial school vouchers program — into a single bill that passed in the waning hours of the 2014 legislative session.
A Broward County teacher who was arrested in February for allegedly forcing a student to clean a dirty urinal with his bare hands no longer faces any charges.
A second-year teacher at Zion Lutheran Christian School was arrested Wednesday after he was found partially naked in the backseat of a car with a 14-year-old student.
When President Barack Obama appeared at Coral Reef High School, he was met with applause and cheers. But at least one Coral Reef Senior High teacher said his dislike of Obama kept him from attending the president’s speech.
A veteran teacher accused of forcing a 10-year-old student to clean a clogged urinal with his bare hands is speaking out for the first time, saying she would “never want to hurt a child.”
A Broward County teacher is facing elderly exploitation charges after investigators say she ripped off an 85-year-old woman.
A 22-year-old substitute teacher was arrested Friday and is facing several charges for his alleged lewd acts with a 13-year-old.
An unnamed teacher at a Catholic run pre-school is under investigation for allegedly sexually abusing a 3-year old.
At Palmetto Senior High School in upscale Pinecrest Wednesday a female 11th grader allegedly attacked a boy with a pair of scissors she had grabbed from the teacher’s desk.