Tag Archives: elementary school

AISD teacher suspected of sexually assaulting student

June 14, 2014: KXAN published an article stating the arrest of Walnut Creek Elementary School teacher, Alfredo Andrade-Gaytan, 33, following an investigation accusing the teacher of sexual assault on a female kindergarten student in a classroom during summer school.  He confessed to the crime and is now out of a job. KXAN wrote: According to police documents,...
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Teacher Sex Offender List: 25 Female Teacher and Student Sex Crime Scandals

Lawfirms.com provides a list of 25 female teachers who have been arrested for sex crimes with students. Lawfirms.com wrote: Though the criminal sex penalties are the same, victims are underage, and the alleged actions are similar, female teacher sex offenders in most cases face significantly lighter sex crime penalties than their male counterpart offenders do. We have...
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Valencia teacher charged with child molestation

March 27, 2014: ABC News reported a Legacy Christian Academy teacher was arrested and released on bail, pending charges of child molestation on an 11-year old boy at the Valencia private school. ABC reported: L.A. County sheriff's detectives say the inappropriate behavior happened on the Valencia campus of Legacy Christian Academy.  The accused is 35-year-old Carl Astrera of Panorama...
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Broward music teacher arrested on child pornography charges

March 3, 2014: The Miami Herald reported the arrest of Daniel Gast, a Broward music teacher.  Gast had more than 95 video files of child porn on his laptop. The Miami Herald wrote: Daniel Gast, 28, had more than 95 video files of child porn on his laptop, according to investigators. Detectives assigned to the South Florida Internet...
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NY Rabbi and Teacher Arrested in Child Porn Case

March 6, 2014: ABC News reported a Brooklyn rabbi and teacher at a girls' seminary has been arrested on child pornography distribution charge. ABC news wrote: A criminal complaint in federal court in Manhattan charged Waldman with distributing child pornography over the Internet in November by enabling others to download multiple videos depicting children in sexual acts,...
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Third-graders caught smoking pot in Calif. school bathroom: report

March 6, 2014: The Washington Times reported two 8 year olds and a 9 year old at Sonora Elementary School in California, were caught smoking pot in the school's bathroom. The Washington Times wrote: Sonora Elementary Superintendent Leigh Shampain confirmed the incident but would not discuss what consequences the students might face. “Shocked. To be in third...
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Student-teacher sex: Are more female teachers being charged?

March 4, 2014: AL.com, based out of Alabama, published an article about the high number of female teachers being charged with sex crimes against students.  The article provides a list of 10 recent high profile cases in Alabama. 1., former Susan Moore High School teacher Crystal Gilliland Clowdus, 32, pleaded guilty to transmitting obscene material to...
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School Program Works to Battle Prescription Drug Abuse

March 3, 2014: Yahoo published an article about the effectiveness of Botvin Life Skills Training program (LST).  The program was designed to prevent substance abuse by fostering youth development by teaching personal coping skills, general social skills, and skills for resisting pressures to smoke, drink, use drugs, and other risk behaviors. Yahoo wrote:

The study is...

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New Details In School Official Arrested On Drug Charges

March 3, 2014: WCTV.tv reported Paul Byrd has been charged with trafficking after cocaine and pills were found.  Byrd, an assistant school superintendent for Leon County Schools was found with cocaine and pills in his car. WCTV wrote: Franklin County Sheriff Mike Mock says Byrd was driving a school district white Chevrolet truck Friday night, when he...
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Alhambra teacher arrested for sexual relationship with former student

March 3, 2014: KABC local news in California published an article about Jeffrey Yoshitake who was arrested on suspicion of committing lewd acts with a minor.  Yoshitake was a math teacher when he began a sexual relationship with a 15 year old student. KABC wrote: Yoshitake was charged with one felony count of lewd acts with a...
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