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Teacher Student Relationship

5 Things Teachers Want Parents To Know

Kyle Redford | Posted 11.17.2013 | Parents
Kyle Redford

You entrust us with your children for the school year and we are honored. But the relationship is not one-way. A generous, thoughtful and trusting collaboration between home and school is the best way to achieve the school year you are hoping for.

Empowering Relationships Are the Point!

Willow Dea | Posted 05.05.2013 | TED Weekends
Willow Dea

When you reflect on the quality of the relationship between yourself and your teacher, isn't it fundamentally because you were trusted? Because you felt safe? Because you sensed that they believed in you?

Murder-For-Hire Plot Fails After Alleged Student-School Worker Relationship

AP | BROCK VERGAKIS | Posted 05.14.2013 | Crime

NORFOLK, Va. — A former security assistant at a Virginia school conspired with a 15-year-old student with whom she had a sexual relationship to ...

Assistant Principal Accused Of Having Sex With Student At Prom Event

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.14.2013 | Crime

A former assistant principal is facing criminal charges after allegedly having sex with a student in his office during a prom event last spring, Houst...

Girls Softball Coach Accused Of Sending Team To Pick Up Women For Him

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.11.2013 | Sports

A high school softball coach from Seattle has resigned in the wake of some unusual allegations: Troy Hennum, 25, is accused of asking the girls from h...

Two Las Vegas Teachers Arrested, Allegedly Had Group Sex With Student

Posted 09.12.2012 | Education

Two Las Vegas teachers have been arrested over allegations they had a three-way with a 16-year-old female student. John Stalmach, 31, and Bambi De...

Texas Teacher Convicted After Sex With 5 Students

AP | Posted 10.17.2012 | Education

FORT WORTH, Texas (Associated Press) -- A former North Texas high school teacher was convicted Friday and sentenced to five years in prison for having...

Video Allegedly Shows Teacher Having Group Sex With Students

Posted 08.16.2012 | Education

As part of the evidence against former Texas high school teacher Brittni Colleps, jurors were shown a video that allegedly showed the mother of three ...

Teen Back Together With Teacher Who Left Family For Her

Posted 06.18.2012 | Education

Jordan Powers, the California teen who made national news when she and her high school teacher moved in together, told local station KOVR that the two...

Teen Breaks Up With Teacher Who Left Family For Her

AP | Posted 04.16.2012 | Education

MODESTO, Calif. -- A Northern California teen who made national news when she and her high school teacher moved in together says she has broken off th...

Student-Teacher Dating Would Become A Felony Under California Bill

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 05.27.2012 | Education

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 41-year-old high school teacher exchanges a flood of text messages with his student, then leaves his wife and three child...

High School Teacher Resigns After Leaving Family For Student

Posted 03.03.2012 | Education

California teacher James Hooker has left his family and his position at a Modesto high school to live with his 18-year-old former student. The 41-y...

Teacher Resigns After Filming Students In Lingerie

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education

After being with the school district for nearly six years, 3rd grade teacher Kimberly Crain has resigned after parents accused her of filming 3rd and ...

Managing A Digital Life: Teachers Friending Kids

Robert Siciliano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Robert Siciliano

Teachers should be reluctant to add students as friends on Facebook, as Facebook and other social media sites blur the lines in the student and teacher relationship.