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.
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Why Teacher-Student Relationships Matter
Universities are hotbeds for all kinds of relationships, from everlasting true love through to awkward one-night stands. Arriving at uni straight from an all-girls grammar school, I was completely delighted with the sheer number of acne-ridden, testosterone-overloaded boys on offer. But I've learned a few things along the way. Relationships at uni are important; they make you grow up a lot quicker than any amount of separating whites from colours will do. However, there are some kinds of relationships that you should steer clear of, because they tend to make you forget why you ever went to uni in the first place. So freshers, I offer you my list of things and people not to do; third-years, hold your heads and aching hearts in shame if you've ever made these mistakes. It's understandable that you'd be attracted to the person imparting wisdom and learning to you on a weekly basis.
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The priority for instructors is to help students have their own personal experience of yoga. Yoga can be a very intimate and deeply connected experience with unfamiliar people, which means sensitivity is required. When a teacher touches or adjusts you, you feel comforted and cared for. Two hands on a back conveying loving energy can bring someone to tears.
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