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Teacher Student Relationships

Is it Time to Re-Evaluate Our Views on Sex in the 21st Century?

Lance Rinker | Posted 11.19.2013 | Crime
Lance Rinker

Betsy Karasik is a writer, painter, and former attorney who recently wrote an op-ed for The Washington Post and attempted to begin a serious discussion on how we evaluate laws pertaining to minors and sexual activity. I reached out to Betsy to ask her specific questions about her views on the matter.

Reflecting On Teacher Relationships

C. M. Rubin | Posted 07.04.2013 | TED Weekends
C. M. Rubin

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgDuring the course of my son's elementary and secondary school education, he has been able to forge warm and in some cases life-changing relationships with remarkable teachers.

Teacher Charged With Raping Male Student In Classroom

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.03.2013 | Crime

A New Mexico high school teacher is accused of raping one of her male students in a classroom. Jennifer Vigil, 31, was arrested on Tuesday after a ...

My First Teacher-Coach: High Expectations That Changed My World

Carol J. Carter | Posted 07.03.2013 | TED Weekends
Carol J. Carter

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhen we think back on the most influential teacher-student relationships, it might very well be with the charismatic, welcoming, and dedicated teacher that Rita Pierson is. However, my biggest academic influence was less traditional.

Teaching And Learning In Darkness And Light

Larry Strauss | Posted 07.03.2013 | TED Weekends
Larry Strauss

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgHe was the only openly gay student I'd ever taught, and I admired him for having the courage to stand up to a pretty homophobic culture in South L.A., but otherwise he made no impression on me. He seemed, not surprisingly, content to be invisible -- and I'm ashamed to say that I was content to let him be.

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...

Teenager Claims Naked Tweets Are Of Former Teacher

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.18.2012 | Crime

On Tuesday night, Justin Foster, a recent graduate of Cosby High School from Midlothian, Virginia, told his contacts on Twitter to stick around, "it'l...

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 ...

Arkansas: 18-Year-Old Students Can Have Sex With Teachers

AP | ALLEN REED | Posted 03.29.2012 | Crime

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday struck down the state's law banning sexual contact between teachers and students, finding ...

Sacred Teacher and Student Trust in a Fairy Tale World

Kim Michele Richardson | Posted 02.14.2012 | Books
Kim Michele Richardson

The Kingdom of Childhood, by Rebecca Coleman, is a gripping novel, full of suspense and psychological insight into a woman's first adulterous behavior...