Am dating my teacher
I wore a Ramones hoodie and bag, on which he commented. Friday lunchtimes were the worst, being immediately before class, where my friends would make remarks when I touched up my make-up and leave early for class…It got to Easter, just before the break, when he and I were talking as normal; he told me he had applied for a job 310 miles away. I left for home sooner than normal that day, and cried for most of my 20 minute walk. He even invited me to his new flat he shared with his friend. His friend has high standards, and out of curiosity I asked what his was. But every so often, the conversation would go that way again.
More people arrived, and there was a lesson on SI units. He gave us an exam on my birthday, and promised me an extra 0.49 marks when I jokingly complained. He gave out his number to the entire class as a general revision aid. This is him, at 23, drinking ribena from an Erlenmeyer flask. It was as though my eyes widened with each point.“You know that's me, don't you? At some point past midnight, I joked about how he needs a nurse (due to being hospitalised for one reason or other every few months).“Why, are you applying? Here's us now: Edit: It’s been less than 24 hours, and I’ve received 38,800 views and 1000 upvotes - as well as several utterly lovely comments.
With a background in teaching, Windsor writes about education, parenting and the arts.
Her work has appeared in various online publications.
Teachers are in a position of authority and are held to high standards of behavior by their schools, professional associations and other parents.
Before you decide to date your child's teacher, there are a number of considerations that need to be made.
On the other hand, giving your child special treatment because of your relationship status can cause other parents or teachers to complain.
Suzannah Windsor has been writing professionally since 2010.
It was Friday afternoon, 6th September 2013; 12 days until I turned 17.
Will it affect the way your child and her teacher interact with one another?
Discuss these points with your child's teacher before you begin dating, so you're both aware of the potential issues that might arise down the road.
Consider how your child will feel if things do not work out between you and his teacher.
If you do decide to go ahead and begin dating your child's teacher, you may consider moving your child to another school if and when the relationship becomes problematic.