Four female students -- three juveniles and one adult -- were arrested following Wednesday’s melee, which took place at a.m.as students were leaving homeroom for their first period classes.“School districts must be intentional about diversity because it matters.” Of course, one of the questions raised by the study is what precisely it is about Black teachers that leads to better results for Black students.Lindsay pointed to prior research conducted by some of her co-authors that found Black teachers tend to have much higher expectations for Black students than do White teachers.And then he went off on one of those snooty sermons about how pedestrian and base Internet readers are for clicking on stories about topics like "Why Teachers Have Sex With Their Students." I've read enough of those that if I never read another one it will be too soon.But, still, hoping to learn why teachers have sex with their students (I'm a parent, and as much as I never even want to contemplate this topic, I also don't want to be in denial about it), I pressed on until the end.
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Earlier today, journalism guru Jim Romenesko tweeted that a columnist had admitted that he had written a article called 'Why Teachers Have Sex With Their Students' because he thought it would get a lot of pageviews. I was certainly curious about the answer to that question, so I clicked on the link.
And as I did so, I also thought, "How refreshing--a journalist who actually cares about writing stuff that people want to read.
“Students jostle each other, scream aggressively, and always seem to be on the verge of a fight,” one staffer wrote anonymously in a school-climate survey that the teachers' union, the Cheltenham Educators' Association, delivered to high school and district administrators in February.
“If teachers try to discipline them for this behavior, some students will verbally assault teachers, saying things like, ‘What are you going to do about it?