advertisement

School may ban teachers from talking to students outside school

Monday, October 13, 2008 | 12:22 p.m. CDT

HOLCOMB — A southeast Missouri school district is considering banning any contact outside of school between its teachers and students.

Holcomb School District superintendent Jeff Bullock presented the idea during a school board meeting on Friday. He says the policy would protect students and ensure no teacher can be falsely accused of having anything more than a professional relationship with the students.

No action was taken at the meeting. Bullock plans to have the policy ready by the next school board meeting.


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements