Topics :: GLBT teachers

British PE Teacher Busted Having Sex With a Female Student

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Aug 8, 2014
A physical education teacher from the U.K. must register as a sex offender after she was busted having sex with a female, underage student.

Italian Catholic School Fires Lesbian Teacher to 'Protect Ethics'

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 22, 2014
After the headmistress of a Catholic school in Italy allegedly fired a teacher for being lesbian, the school now faces the threat of losing funding for the action.

Wash. School Apologizes to Teacher Fired 42 Years Ago Over Sexuality

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Jul 14, 2014
The members of the Tacoma School board in Washington state issued a formal apology Sunday to a former high school teacher who was fired 42-years ago because he is gay.

DC School Principal Comes Out at Gay Pride Event

Thursday Jun 5, 2014
The principal at one of the District of Columbia’s largest public high schools has told students for the first time that he is gay at a pride day event.

Ohio Teacher Quits Over Catholic Contract

Sunday May 11, 2014
A veteran Catholic school teacher in Cincinnati whose son is gay is quitting in protest of a new controversial contract specifying violations of church doctrine.

Gay UK Teacher Resigns After Muslim Parents Complain

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Apr 12, 2014
A gay assistant head teacher in the UK has resigned under pressure from mostly Muslim parents, who said that they didn’t want their kids to "learn that it’s okay to be gay."

Texas Trans Teacher Triumphs, May Teach Teens

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Apr 11, 2014
After being suspended by Lumberton Intermediary School in Texas, transgender teacher Laura Jane Klug was returned to the roster of substitute teachers

Gay Boston Man Says Catholic School Rescinded Job

Thursday Jan 30, 2014
A Boston man says in a complaint filed with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination that a Roman Catholic school rescinded a job offer after finding out he was married to another man.

Alumni Outraged Over Firing of Gay Teacher in Ohio

Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
The Catholic Diocese of Toledo is backing a Roman Catholic school that parted ways with a gay teacher.

Gay Educator Says Marriage Prompted Firing

By Mike Baker | Monday Jan 6, 2014
A former Catholic school vice principal says he was fired from the job for marrying his male partner.