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British PE Teacher Busted Having Sex With a Female Student

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 8
A physical education teacher from the U.K. must register as a sex offender after she was busted having sex with a female, underage student.

Study: Gay Educators Less Likely to Confront Homophobia

By Michael Cox | Aug 1
A new U.S. study found LGBT educators are less likely to confront homophobia in their schools for fear of drawing attention to themselves and putting their careers at risk.

Married Calif. Teachers Sentenced for Sex With Student

Nov 2
Married teachers in Orange County were sentenced Thursday to probation for having a months-long sexual relationship with a 17-year-old male student, individually and as a couple.

Mich. HIV+ Teacher Gets up to 20 Years in Jail for Sex With Male Students

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 19
A former high school teacher from Michigan faces up to 20 years in prison for having had sex with several male teenage students and not telling them that he was HIV positive.

Remember Briggs? After 20 Years, Gay Teachers Controversial Again

By Joseph Erbentraut | Nov 14
When Californians voted down the Briggs Amendment, people thought that was the end of harassment of gay teachers. No such luck; as recent comments by politicians and cases around the U.S. show, the issue is still very much alive and not well.

Gym Teacher Accused of Sex With Student

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 15
A female Illinois high school gym teacher has been arrested and charged with improper sexual conduct with an underage female student.

U.K. Court: Teacher May See Student Lover, 15, After Jail Time

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 22
In a controversial ruling, a British judge declined to forbid contact between a music teacher and the 15-year-old pupil with whom she’d had an affair.

Lesbian Affair with Student Wrecked Teacher’s Career

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 17
A teacher violated statute and professional standards when she engaged in a sexual affair with a female student, who was a minor when the first physical contact took place, a Canadian court found.

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