News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 2, 2013

Former Terre Haute teacher admits sex with student, 14

Associated Press

TERRE HAUTE — A former Terre Haute school teacher has pleaded guilty to a felony charge of sexual misconduct with a minor for having sexual contact with a student.

Police arrested Erin Baynard Stewart in 2010 on allegations she had sexual encounters with the 14-year-old twice. Stewart had been one of the teen’s teachers at Chauncey Rose Middle School in Terre Haute.

Stewart is due to be sentenced in June.

She has surrendered her teaching license.