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
Drahozal, Walter 53 6th grade teacher Norway Community School District & Benton Community School District Benton 2010 Sexual or otherwise indecent act with a student or any minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent was communicating with students via instant messaging and email, expressing feelings for the students, commenting inappropriately on the students' physical appearances, and having sexual conversations with the students." | " 'Well HEY to you all,' he wrote, giving special attention to one 13-year-old girl: 'Dangit, but you're hott!' As the summer unfolded, he became bolder in his notes to that 'hott' student. He asked detailed questions about her sexual experience, asked for photos, asked to visit her, double-checked to make sure she didn't share her instant-messaging account with her mother." Revocation click here click here
Duello, Daniel D. 33 high school physical education teacher / varsity football coach Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District (Washington High School, Vinton) Benton 2006 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual exploitation of a minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Police are investigating allegations of sexual exploitation by Dan Duello, 33, a coach and teacher who recently resigned from the Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District. Complaints against Duello, a high school physical education teacher and varsity football coach, 'came to the Police Department through other students in the school system' - not from the alleged victim or victims, Police Lt. Bruce Smith said." Revocation click here click here