Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Scott Walter Curtis - South Caldwell High School

South Caldwell High Teacher Faces Obscene Materials Charge

A South Caldwell High School teacher is facing an obscene materials charge. Scott Walter Curtis, 44, of 20th Avenue N.W. in Hickory, North Carolina was...
Zachary Daugherty - Onslow - Swansboro High School

Swansboro High Teacher Facing 9 Felony Counts Involving Student

A Swansboro High School teacher is facing nine felony charges involving a student. Zachary Todd Daugherty, 28, had been charged with six counts of committing a...

New NC School Report Card Website unveiled by State Superintendent

NC Superintendent Mark Johnson unveiled the newly redesigned NC School Report Card website this past week. “The brand-new website, schoolreportcards.nc.gov, is a resource for parents...
Nicholas Conlon Smith - wake montessori - raleigh montessori - quiet epidemic

Raleigh Montessori Teacher Has More Charges Added

A former Raleigh Montessori school teacher has had more charges added to the 20 felony sex charges already pending against him. American Lens originally reported...
Justin Biggs - Caldwell County - William Lenoir Middle School - Granite Falls Middle School

William Lenoir Middle Teacher Charged With Indecent Liberties

A William Lenoir Middle School teacher has been charged with taking indecent liberties with a child. William Lenoir Middle is located in Caldwell county...
Partisan Pencils - Education - Education Commission - Roy Cooper- Democrats

Roy Cooper’s Education Commission: Unelected, Partisan Shadow Group

Back in July, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced the formation an education commission entitled, the Governor's Commission on Access to Sound Basic Education. Cooper...
SC teacher vlaardingbroek case conclusions

SC Teacher with Suspended License was Teaching in NC

A SC teacher who had their license suspended was discovered to be actively teaching in North Carolina during an investigation by WSOCTV. James Matthew Vlaardingbroek,...
Superintendent James Merrill - WCPSS

WCPSS Supt. Merrill Suddenly Announces Retirement

Superintendent James Merrill of Wake County Public Schools (WCPSS) announced his retirement this past week at the Wake County School Board meeting. Merrill's sudden departure...
William Pruitt - Jackson County Schools - Smokey Mountain Elementary

Jackson County Schools Employee Charged In Child Porn Sting

A Jackson County Schools employee has been charged in an undercover child porn sting. William Pruitt, age 48, was arrested and charged under the Computer...
Katherine Ridenhour - Cabarrus cty - Cox Mills High School

Cox Mills High Teacher Charged with Indecent Liberties

A Cox Mills High school teacher was charged with 3 counts of indecent liberties with a student according to the Concord police department. Katherine Ross...
Nicholas Conlon Smith - wake montessori - raleigh montessori - quiet epidemic

Wake Montessori Teacher Charged with 20 Felonies

A Wake Montessori teacher has been charged with 20 felonies in relation to sexual contact with a 14 year-old female student. Nicholas Conlon Smith, 36,...
Criminals in the Classroom - Jane Doe

Jane Doe Case – A Criminals in the Classrooms Update

As part of our series on the quiet epidemic of criminals in North Carolina Classrooms, we featured a story out of Chatham County involving...
Larry Robinson - Union County - Quiet Epidemic

Union County Teacher Charged with 10 Felony Counts Involving Student

A Union County teacher has been charged with multiple felony counts that involve sexual contact with a student. Larry Robinson, age 64, was charged with five...
Joshua Thomas Sessoms - Southern Nash High school - Quiet Epidemic

Southern Nash High Teacher Charged with 4 Sex Crimes

A Southern Nash High School teacher has been charged with four sexual offense crimes involving a minor. Joshua Thomas Sessoms, 24, has been charged with...
Toney Waddell Feaster - Lee County Public Schools - Janitor - Quiet Epidemic - peeping

Janitor in Lee Cty Schools Used Cellphone to Peep in Bathroom

A janitor in the Lee County school district was arrested for using a cellphone to peep on another person while they were in a...

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Also, her "Digilearn" outfit is propped up by walking education reform disaster, Bill Gates. t.co/2CZv6U8bib