Educator Relationship Misconduct Database

Educator Relationship Misconduct Database

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Educators accused and disciplined by the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners for relationship misconduct since 1981 and posted on the IBEE website. This dataset includes teachers, coaches and administrators licensed by the State of Iowa. Educator ages represent when alleged incidents occurred, not when educators were disciplined by the State. URLs (viewable by scrolling to the right) are provided for IBEE disciplinary documents and related news accounts, which often provided greater detail than the documents posted by the IBEE.

Name Age Position District County Year Allegation Type Notes Sanction Type Ibee More Info
Buck, Andrew 26 middle school band music teacher / girls’ high school golf coach Anamosa Community School District (West Middle School band, Anamosa High School) Jones 2011 Sexual involvement or indecent, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "admitted touching the victim’s thigh on one occasion" "accused of engaging in a pattern of sexual conduct on three occasions with an 18-year-old female student at Anamosa High School." Revocation click here click here
Dunkirk, Lindsay K. 26 girls tennis coach Xavier High School (Cedar Rapids) Linn 2014 Sexual involvement or indecent, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent commenced a relationship with a student that exceeded the boundaries of a teacher/student relationship. The student reported that the relationship began as a friendship and became intimate. Respondent called and texted the student on multiple occasions, and invited the student to her home. Respondent presented the student with several gifts over the course of their relationship. Respondent and the student stayed in a hotel room together on a college campus visit." Revocation click here click here
Peitscher, Logan 27 physical education teacher, wellness teacher / coach Pleasant Valley Community School District Scott 2006 Sexual involvement or indecent, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "admitted that he was involved in a personal romantic relationship with an 18-year-old female student which began in October of 2004. The student was not enrolled in any classes taught by the Respondent...admitted that he dated the student and engaged in physical contact with the student, including kissing and fondling, and she spent the night at his residence more than once. The Respondent affirmatively denied that he had sexual intercourse or oral sex with the student." 5-year suspension click here click here