While relationships between students and professors aren't unheard of, they can be a source for all kinds of problems. A professor is in a position of authority over a student, whether or not he or she is that student's teacher or supervisor, which makes any dating arrangement tricky at best. Ultimately, if the two are consenting adults there's no scenario where it's OK for a high school teacher to date a current student , there's not much anyone can do to prevent them from pursuing a romantic relationship. But expect there to be consequences. First things first: A student must be 18 years old to legally be able to consent to a relationship with an adult. Beyond that, some schools have specific rules about what to do if a student and a professor want to pursue a romantic relationship.
Female Teachers Caught Sleeping With Students (41 photos)
Male teachers sexually harassing female students at Vaal High School
She was Her lawyer David Gehrke told multiple news outlets Letourneau died Tuesday of cancer. He did not immediately return an email from The Associated Press. Letourneau was a married mother of four having difficulties with her marriage in when Vili Fualaau was a precocious year-old in Letourneau's class at Shorewood Elementary in Burien, a south Seattle suburb. At about a. Letourneau, then 34, initially told officers the boy was 18, raising suspicions that something sexual was going on. But back at the police station, Fualaau and Letourneau denied there had been any "touching.
Sonoma Valley High School Teacher Accused Of Sexually Inappropriate Relationship With Student
The grand jury refused to find her guilty of an improper relationship with a student since the text messages colored their relationship as endearing and flirtatious, but she did lose her teacher credentials. Amber Jennings, 30, a Massachusetts teacher, emailed nude photos of herself and one video to a 16 year old male student. She served 2 years probation. Amy Northcutt and her husband, Justin Northcutt, were arrested for sending lewd text messages to a year old female student and then arranging to have group sex with her. Christine Scarlett, 40, plead guilty to five felony charges for her seduction of 17 year old Steven Bradigan, who happened to be captain of the Strongsville High School football team when the relationship began in
James Hooker, 41, was arrested in Modesto, Calif. Hooker has been under investigation for his involvement with year-old Jordan Powers, his former business class student, with whom he appeared on national TV programs earlier this year to profess his love. Hooker was charged with one count of oral copulation with a minor and is in jail, according to a statement from Modesto police. Hooker allegedly befriended the victim while teaching at Enochs High School, and developed a romantic relationship with the student.