West Side Music Teacher Surprised With National AwardSteven Sanders, who is completing his fifth year teaching at UIC College Prep, was awarded the Fishman Prize for Superlative Classroom Practice by The New Teacher Project.
No Charges For West Aurora School Officials In Probe Of Sex Abuse CaseMcMahon said people can agree or disagree with his decision not to file charges, but he stands by it as the right thing to do. He said there was no evidence of a coverup, and that the problem was more one of ignorance of the state’s reporting law than anything else.
Student Sues School District Over Sexually Abusive Former Band TeacherA former student of a band teacher convicted of sexual abuse is now suing the West Aurora School District.
West Aurora High School District In Trouble With DCFS Over Abusive Band TeacherThe West Aurora High School District is in trouble with the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services over an allegation involving a teacher.
Did School District Ignore Warning About Band Teacher Fondling Students?A school custodian was speaking out Wednesday, accusing officials at West Aurora School District 129 of failing to protect students from a predatory band teacher.
Former Band Teacher Gets 12 Years For Sex With StudentsA former band teacher at West Aurora High School has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexual misconduct with two students.
Prosecutors Find 'Intimate' Texts From Band Teacher Accused Of Sex With StudentsDetails are emerging about sexual misconduct allegations against a former West Aurora High School band teacher, who was arrested and charged last spring.
Suit: High School Teacher Tells Student ‘I Wanna Hit It’A west suburban high school band teacher allegedly told a teenage girl ‘I wanna hit it’ and made sexually suggestive gestures while she was a student in his class, a lawsuit filed Thursday claims.