Federal Mediator Needed in Alton Teacher's Labor DisputeAlton teacher's union made a counter offer that the board representatives will present at a special school board meeting Friday morning.
Belleville Woman Pleads Guilty in Newborn Son's SuffocationThis is the second time she was convicted of killing her newborn child.
High School Teacher Fired For Stepping On American Flag During ClassA high school teacher has been fired after stepping on the American flag during class.
Illinois Teacher Fired for Stepping on US FlagAn eastern Illinois teacher has been fired for stepping on a small U.S. flag during a lesson last month.
Hastert Makes 1st Court Appearance in Hush-Money CaseDennis Hastert appeared in court Tuesday for the first time since he was indicted, pleading not guilty to charges that he violated banking rules and lied to the FBI in a scheme to pay $3.5 million in hush money to conceal misconduct from his days as a high school teacher.
Hastert Indictment Offers Few Clues About Alleged MisconductFormer U.S. House Speaker and Yorkville,Ill. teacher indicted for structuring currency transactions.
Police: Kindergarten Teacher Intoxicated at School Valentine's Day PartyPolice arrested an Iowa kindergarten teacher after a parent reported her for having beer at an East Elementary School Valentine’s Day party.
3 Missouri School Districts Considering 4-Day WeekAt least three southwest Missouri school districts are considering switching to four-day weeks to save money, improve student engagement and retrain teachers.
Elementary School Carbon Monoxide Leak Sends Some to HospitalA carbon monoxide leak blamed on a boiler sends a few students and one staff member to the hospital for observation from Nance Elementary School in north St. Louis.
Dallas-Area Teacher Suspended Over Ferguson TweetsA Dallas-area school district has suspended a teacher over what administrators call her "reprehensible'' racially charged tweets on the killing of a black Missouri teen by a white officer.
Teacher Pleads Guilty After Making Bomb Threat at SchoolA teacher at Calhoun County High School in Hardin faces up to five years in prison for making a bomb threat at the school.
Oklahoma Teacher Names Her Son After Student Killed In TornadoJennifer Rogers was 8 weeks pregnant when the tornado leveled her classroom, breaking her back and killing 6 students.