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True crime stories in the school system - the good apples and the bad apples. Murder, suicide, hijacking, sexual misconduct, lawsuits, spying, disappearances, kidnapping and bullying – yes, you read it right – the school system. But just because you find one bad apple doesn’t mean you should give up on the whole tree - so the good apples will be celebrated too. Ana Thomas is a teacher and your host, so join her as she presents the good apples and the bad apples.

True crime stories in the school system - the good apples and the bad apples. Murder, suicide, hijacking, sexual misconduct, lawsuits, spying, disappearances, kidnapping and bullying – yes, you read it right – the school system. But just because you find one bad apple doesn’t mean you should give up on the whole tree - so the good apples will be celebrated too. Ana Thomas is a teacher and your host, so join her as she presents the good apples and the bad apples.

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Australia

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True crime stories in the school system - the good apples and the bad apples. Murder, suicide, hijacking, sexual misconduct, lawsuits, spying, disappearances, kidnapping and bullying – yes, you read it right – the school system. But just because you find one bad apple doesn’t mean you should give up on the whole tree - so the good apples will be celebrated too. Ana Thomas is a teacher and your host, so join her as she presents the good apples and the bad apples.

Language:

English


Episodes

TRAILER

9/29/2021
So what is the podcast about? Listen to the trailer to find out! Email - applefortheteacherpodcast@gmail.com Twitter - https://twitter.com/AppleforTeacher Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/apple_for_the_teacher_podcast/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/applefortheteacherpodcast Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message

Duration:00:05:59

EP 128 - Prison Pen Pal

9/25/2021
The woman corresponded with a man in prison. What happened? Many prisons around the world, have programs where inmates are given the opportunity to exchange letters with people on the outside. These pen pal schemes are said to contribute to prisoner wellbeing and improve their chances of successful rehabilitation. (Story from - U.S.A.) Promo - The Murder Sheet - https://murdersheetpodcast.buzzsprout.com/?fbclid=IwAR1AW2ldop0N3tdEAI-eZUdY2wXHoWQinwnc-FP4JV0qRKZJkwVgDoanG9E Disclaimer -...

Duration:00:44:33

EP 127 - Bring Back Our Girls (Part 2)

9/20/2021
276 schoolgirls were abducted from their school. What happened to them? The schoolgirls were asleep at their boarding school, when they were woken by the sudden sound of gun fire. Armed men then raided their dormitories and they were taken away in waiting vehicles. (Story from - Nigeria) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email -...

Duration:00:41:14

EP 126 - Bring Back Our Girls (Part 1)

9/18/2021
276 schoolgirls were abducted from their school. What happened to them? The schoolgirls were asleep at their boarding school, when they were woken by the sudden sound of gun fire. Armed men then raided their dormitories and they were taken away in waiting vehicles. (Story from - Nigeria) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email -...

Duration:00:31:05

EP 125 - Cheat Sheet

9/11/2021
The students' test results improved considerably. So was there cheating involved? It was in the US, that students across all schools in the country, sat for national standardized tests each year. But it was noted that there had been a noticeable improvement in test scores in one particular school district. So was this a result of educational reforms designed to improve student outcomes or was this anomaly something else? (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of...

Duration:00:45:56

EP 124 - Poisoned Pen

9/4/2021
The teacher received harassing and threatening letters. Who was responsible? It was at a school in the US that a 1st grade teacher started receiving hateful letters sent to her school, making a number of accusations against her. More and more letters arrived, which even began to threaten her life. But everyone who knew her was at a loss as to why such a well-liked and respected teacher would receive such letters. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness...

Duration:00:51:55

EP 123 - Speer Gun (Part 2)

8/31/2021
Elliott Speer was shot dead at his school. Did they find the murderer? It was the year 1934 and the Headmaster of a boy's school was shot and killed in his study. He had been much loved and respected by students and staff, so everyone was at a loss as to would want to kill him. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email -...

Duration:00:22:55

EP 122 - Speer Gun (Part 1)

8/28/2021
Elliott Speer was shot dead at his school. Did they find the murderer? It was the year 1934 and the Headmaster of a boy's school was shot and killed in his study. He had been much loved and respected by students and staff, so everyone was at a loss as to would want to kill him. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email -...

Duration:00:45:34

EP 121 - In a Trance//Slave Away

8/21/2021
3 high school students died within weeks of each other. Co-incidence or not? It was at a high school in the US that 3 students died within a short time of each other. But as the community was grieving, there were some who offered a possible explanation for this seemingly random occurrence. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email -...

Duration:00:47:23

EP 120 - Hot Under the Collar

8/14/2021
The schoolgirl was at home studying for her exams. What happened? Maddy was a schoolgirl in her final year of high school. She was at home studying for exams when something happened to her which was unprecedented in Australia. (Story from - Australia) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Promo – Seriously Mysterious Podcast - https://www.spreaker.com/show/seriously-mysterious Send voice mail -...

Duration:00:31:46

EP 119 - Party Girl

8/7/2021
The schoolgirl went missing after school. What happened? The girl was looking forward to her friend’s birthday party. After school, she went shopping to buy material to make an outfit for the party. She then rode her bike home, but never arrived. (Story from - Australia) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email - applefortheteacherpodcast@gmail.com Twitter -...

Duration:00:56:13

EP 118 - Alien Encounter

7/31/2021
The children saw an alien aircraft land in their school. What happened? It was just another school day and the teachers were having a meeting, while the students were playing outside during their lunch break. Then suddenly the teachers heard a loud commotion out in the playground. (Story from - Zimbabwe, Africa) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Promo – Fruitloops Podcast - https://fruitloopspod.com/ Send voice mail -...

Duration:00:48:05

EP 117 - Feeble-Minded (Part 2)

7/26/2021
Freddy was sent to live in a state run institution. Why? Freddy was just a baby, when he was placed into a foster home and then spent the next few years of his young life moving from one foster family to another. He was then sent to a state run institution which housed so called mentally retarded or feebleminded children. But as Freddy got older he started to realise there was nothing wrong with him or many of his other friends. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds...

Duration:00:43:50

EP 116 - Feeble-Minded (Part 1)

7/24/2021
Freddy was sent to live in a state run institution. Why? Freddy was just a baby, when he was placed into a foster home and then spent the next few years of his young life moving from one foster family to another. He was then sent to a state run institution which housed so called mentally retarded or feebleminded children. But as Freddy got older he started to realise there was nothing wrong with him or many of his other friends. (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds...

Duration:00:44:21

EP 115 - BONUS - 2nd Year Anniversary

7/20/2021
A special episode to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of the podcast. Featured podcasts - Reverie True Crime, Crime of Your Life, Wine Dine Story Time, A Few Bad Apples, Brew Crime, Murder She Told, Suffer the Little Children, Oklahomicide. Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email - applefortheteacherpodcast@gmail.com Twitter -...

Duration:00:14:01

EP 114 - Class Act

7/17/2021
The teacher's career came crashing down. Why? The school Principal worked at a number of prestigious private schools, in a career that spanned 25 years. He was well-respected and seen by many students as the best teacher they had ever had. So it came as a shock to everyone, when he was exposed as a fake and a fraud. (Story from - Australia) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail -...

Duration:00:41:44

EP 113 - I Don't Like Mondays

7/10/2021
The song was banned due to its subject matter. So what was it about? It was the year 1979 and the UK rock band the Boomtown Rats had a song that went to Number 1 in the UK and around the world. But many radio stations in the US refused to play the song. Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email - applefortheteacherpodcast@gmail.com Twitter -...

Duration:00:34:17

EP 112 - Fly Till I Die

7/3/2021
Jessica was flying the plane across America. What happened? Jessica was a 7 year old girl who was so excited to be going on a plane flight, and even more so as she would be the pilot flying the plane. (Story from - U.S.A) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Send voice mail - https://anchor.fm/applefortheteacherpod/message Email - applefortheteacherpodcast@gmail.com Twitter - https://twitter.com/AppleforTeacher Instagram -...

Duration:00:50:40

BONUS - The Jury Room Podcast

6/28/2021
A special broadcast of an episode from the Jury Room Podcast. Suicide Prevention 1-800-273-8255 The Jury Room Links https://www.patreon.com/juryroompodcast https://www.buymeacoffee.com/Juryroompodcast https://linktr.ee/juryroompodcast The Oracle Network Promo's Evidence Locker https://evidencelockerpodcast.com/ Cults, Crimes & Cabernet https://www.cultscrimescabernet.com/ Let Me Tell You Somethin',...

Duration:01:09:21

EP 111 - Hot for Teacher

6/26/2021
Emilie became a very troubled teen. Why? Emilie was a high school girl who excelled in her studies and was also good at a number of sports. But then her family noticed she became withdrawn and just not herself, which they put down to the challenges of being a teenager. But was it? (Story from - U.S.A.) Disclaimer - Tyler Allen at the Minds of Madness Podcast - https://mindsofmadnesspodcast.com/ Promo - The Jury Room Podcast - https://juryroompodcast.com/ Send voice mail -...

Duration:00:31:40