Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Harlem gym teacher Brett Bernstein fired for coercing teens to grope him

Howard Simmons / New York Daily News)

If this was a public school teacher, he’d still be on the job with pay for months before anything happens.
NY DailyNews reports a groping gym instructor was canned by a Harlem charter school after allegedly luring two 14-year-old girls into a stairwell where he coerced both into sexual encounters, officials said Tuesday.

Inappropriate photos of teacher Brett Bernstein, in his first year at Harlem Prep Middle School, were found on both girls’ smartphones, according to sources.

The teens were accosted in separate but similar incidents where both middle schoolers were urged to touch him inappropriately, sources said

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