Although tremendously late, this article Girls fondled by teacher ignored, then silenced is a good example of investigative reporting. People need to know so they can apply pressure where school officials and unions protect their own rather than the children they are entrusted with.
Thankfully this is not the same problem as in the Seattle schools. But I do find it to be a dirty little secret of the Bellingham School Districts.
Even though the Whatcom Peace and Justice Center promotes “alternatives to military service” and supports military deserters such as Lt. Watada, they are welcomed into our schools in the same way as they welcome colleges and trade schools.