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Student Teacher Relationship

Social Connections and Their Positive Impact

Susie Wolbe | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Susie Wolbe

Ever since being given that assignment with a student, I have tried using the same strategy in business and social situations. The biggest lesson I learned from that experience is that everyone, without exception, responds to people who show they care about you.

Reflections on the Teaching Coach Who Shadowed Students

John Thompson | Posted 12.15.2014 | Education
John Thompson

This leap first, look second search for quick fixes contributes to the ultimate "opportunity cost" of failed education experiments. It undermines the absolutely essential effort to help teachers walk in their students' shoes, to listen and respond to their kids.

Teaching the Next Generation of Leaders

Ola Ojewumi | Posted 11.19.2014 | College
Ola Ojewumi

As children we are taught to be leaders and not followers. In real life, there is no blueprint for successful leadership. We all have an image in our ...

The Global Search for Education: Head, Heart, Soul, and Frankenstein

C. M. Rubin | Posted 09.11.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Education thought leaders around the world speak to the need for more innovative projects like the workshop being done this week at Teacher's College. To find out more, I reached out to the visiting teachers, students and leaders.

Dad Hits Teacher With Baseball Bat After 'Inappropriate' Texts Sent To Daughter

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.09.2014 | Crime

A Maryland dad likely won't see any charges after he struck a local teacher with a baseball bat. Police say the dad saw a series of texts on Thursd...

Texts Reveal Dance Teacher's Affair With Underage Boy

Posted 09.09.2013 | Miami

A Florida dance instructor has been arrested for a four-month-long sexual relationship with a minor. Jennifer Efre Deberry, 30, of Coral Springs, w...

Rookie English Teacher Had Sex With 15-Year-Old Student, Police Say

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.05.2013 | Crime

A New Jersey English teacher has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old student. Kalee Warnick, 22, a teacher at Wall High...

Teacher Arrested On Wedding Day, Suspected Of Raping Student

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.15.2013 | Crime

A New York math teacher was arrested Friday afternoon on suspicion of raping a 16-year-old student -- the same day he was supposed to marry another wo...

WATCH: How A Teacher Encouraged Her Students With An 'F'

Rita F. Pierson | Posted 07.03.2013 | TED Weekends
Rita F. Pierson

2013-05-02-piersonpullIn the spring of my career, I found myself questioning the choice of my life's work. The students did not appear to be motivated, the paperwork was overwhelming and the constant change of educational direction was discouraging. But, I just could not seem bring myself to do anything else.

Is Antagonism Between Students and Teachers Inevitable?

Catherine Gobron | Posted 04.07.2013 | Impact
Catherine Gobron

What would have to change to create healthier dynamics and more empowered relationships between students and teachers? What would have to be let go? Would it be worth it?

In Defense of Face Time

Karen Sternheimer | Posted 10.09.2012 | College
Karen Sternheimer

Each semester on my syllabus I let students know that some questions or concerns can't be resolved via email. And yet I have noticed that my office visiting hours, and those of my colleagues, go mostly unfilled except for right before or after a major assignment.

Teacher Who Moved In With Former Student Dumped Following Arrest

AP | Posted 06.07.2012 | Education

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California teen who made national news when she and her high school teacher moved in together says she has broken ...

Bengals Cheerleader Pleads Not Guilty To Sex With Student

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.03.2012 | Crime

The captain of the Cincinnati Bengals cheerleading squad -- the Ben-Gals -- pleaded not guilty today to charges of having sex with a student while she...

Understanding the Power in Jordan Powers' 'Relationship'

Daleen Berry | Posted 05.05.2012 | Crime
Daleen Berry

What will probably happen in this relationship is what happens in most others like them: Powers will try to end it when she realizes it isn't about love at all. It's about power and control.

Teen: Teacher Got Me Pregnant, Bought Me Abortion Pills

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 01.07.2012 | Education

Jon Jungkind faces two counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct after a teenager testified Thursday that the Michigan high school teacher impreg...

State Repeals Teacher-Student Facebook Limitations Law

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.21.2011 | Education

JEFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation Friday repealing a contentious law that had limited online chats between teacher...

The MOST NOTORIOUS Student-Professor Affairs

Posted 08.17.2011 | College

Student and professor romantic relationships are by their nature, controversial. Yale has banned them completely from their campus, for example. B...

Daring to Bear Witness: The Challenge of Being a Spiritual Teacher

Andrew Z. Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrew Z. Cohen

It's a big challenge being a spiritual teacher in a secular culture. Authentic holders of timeless spiritual truths are often thought to be hucksters and con artists because they boldly dare to bear witness to the unseen.

That Student-Teacher Thing

Dennis Danziger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dennis Danziger

What I remember most about Ms. Fitzgerald's class is that when I wasn't staring at the clock, I was deciding which of my body parts to rip off and hand her in protest.