Teacher Pupil Relationship

Claims Teacher 'Threatened' Pupil With Gun Investigated

PA | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Police are investigating reports that a member of staff at a specialist education centre waved a gun at a pupil's head. The male member of staff is...

Teacher Jailed For Sexual Affair With Underage Pupil

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A science teacher who had a sexual affair with a 15-year-old pupil and discussed marriage plans with her has been jailed as an example to others. M...

Teacher Jailed Over Affair With Pupil

PA | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

A judge has jailed a science teacher who had an affair with a 15-year-old pupil saying he needed to send a warning to any others in his profession "th...

Teacher Jeremy Forrest In Court Over Abduction Of Schoolgirl

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher has appeared in court via videolink charged with abducting a teenage girl and taking her to France. Jeremy Forrest, 30, was arrested in B...

Jeremy Forrest, Teacher Who Fled To France With Pupil, To Appear In Court

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

A teacher will appear in court via videolink today charged with abducting a teenage girl. Jeremy Forrest, 30, was arrested in Bordeaux in France on...

'Sexual Predator' Teacher Had Sexual Relations With Pupils 'At School Prom'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teaching assistant faces jail after admitting having sexual relations with three boys during a school prom, and sleeping with one pupil up to 12 tim...

Teacher's Career 'Destroyed' After Helping Grieving Pupil

Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher has described how her reputation has been left in tatters after she was suspended for "using her mother's instinct" and giving a grieving st...

VIDEO: Teacher 'Beats Up' Student

Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A video has been released appearing to show a teacher beating up a student because his hall pass failed to scan properly. Stefan Ross is shown grab...

Ex-Wellington College Master 'Crept Into Dorms To Sexually Abuse Boys'

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A former teacher who allegedly sexually assaulted three pupils at one of Britain's most prestigious schools was exonerated of abusing two boys at a di...

Badly Behaved Pupils Driving Teachers Out Of The Classroom

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

One in four teachers do not think there is a good standard of behaviour in their school, according to government research. It reveals that many sti...

Ex-Primary Teacher Defends Calling Pupils 'Idiots And Buffoons'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A retired primary school teacher has been hauled before a disciplinary panel after branding his pupils "pests, idiots and buffoons". Roger Griffin,...

Paedophile Teacher Faces Jail For Schoolgirl Rapes

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A paedophile teacher who repeatedly raped a pupil under the pretence of giving her "extra science tuition" has been told he will be jailed for "a very...

Nursery Head 'Reduced Children To Tears In Reign Of Terror'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A headteacher has been accused of reducing children to tears in a violent reign of terror at a nursery school. Eirios Hall reportedly even mocked o...

Pupil Who Married Teacher In National Scandal Ends Relationship

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher who quit his job to marry a pupil he taught has been "left by her" after having two children together. John Forrester, who was head of mu...

Autistic Child Records Teachers Bullying Him

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A child with autism has recorded his teachers bullying him after his father sent him to school with a wire. Stuart Chaifetz was concerned after he ...

Is It Ethical For Teachers To Accept Pupils' Gifts?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school in Scotland has ordered its teaching staff to declare presents from pupils in order to prevent bribes from parents, reigniting the debate of ...

Paedophile Teacher Report To Be Sent To Every School In England

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The report into how a paedophile teacher was able to film himself abusing five of his female pupils, some as young as six, will be sent to every schoo...

Teachers Facing Death Threats Online

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Teachers are facing death threats, abuse and allegations of serious crimes by pupils and parents through social networking sites, a poll suggests. ...

Kicking, Punching And Shoving: The Bad Behaviour Teachers Deal With

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A third of teachers are forced to deal with physical violence from pupils, including one girl telling her teacher she would "kick the smile off her fa...

Teacher Sacked For 'Saving' Pupil From Sex Pest Gets Payout

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A deputy headteacher who was sacked for "mistreating" a pupil after she rescued him from a sex pest has received compensation. Deborah Ellis was di...

Teacher Accused Of Hurling Rocks At 'Disturbed' Students Cleared But Struck Off For Using Unnecessary Force

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher accused of throwing rocks at pupils who attended a secure unit for Scotland's most vulnerable teenagers has been cleared but found guilty of...

Racy Novelist Pupils Knew As 'Miss Rusty' Will Not Face Hearing

PA | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher who was sacked after she wrote a racy novel featuring some of her pupils said today it was "wonderful news" that she will not have to face a...

Schoolboy Expelled For 'Inappropriate' Pictures Of Staff

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Frank Lampard's former public school has expelled a pupil for taking pictures up a staff member's skirt. The pupil, who attended Brentwood school, ...

Teacher Groomed Pupil For Sex Acts On School Trip

PA | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school pupil who was allegedly groomed by his teacher had regular sex with him in his office while staff worked nearby, a jury heard on Friday. P...

Teacher Filmed Himself Sexually Abusing Young Girls As School Failed To Act

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Paedophile teacher Nigel Leat was able to film himself abusing young girls in his classroom because the school's bosses failed to act on his increasin...