Over the course of a year, the USA TODAY NETWORK gathered the databases of certified teachers and disciplined teachers using the open records laws of each of the 50 states.Additionally, journalists used state open records laws to obtain a private nationwide discipline database that many states use to background teachers.Unlike other acting colleges, the emphasis at the New York Film Academy’s acting school is on providing practical experience and hands-on education to our students so that not only do they develop their craft as actors, but excel at acting in front of the camera.
An assistant boys varsity hockey coach at Canton (Mich.) High School is facing criminal charges amid allegations he had a sexual relationship with a high school girl who is now 16.
The patchwork system of laws and regulations — combined with inconsistent execution and flawed information sharing between states and school districts — fails to keep teachers with histories of serious misconduct out of classrooms and away from schoolchildren.
At least three states already have begun internal investigations and audits based on questions raised during the course of this investigation.
Clementi eventually found out, after Ravi posted about the webcam incident on Twitter.
Two days later, Ravi urged friends and Twitter followers to watch via his webcam a second tryst between Clementi and his friend, though the viewing never occurred.