- Amid controversies surrounding texting between teachers and students, schools are rethinking how they regulate communications.
- Ohio's Franklin Local Schools district sent permission slips to parents, asking if teachers could be allowed to text students directly.
- Other schools have adopted strict policies prohibiting teacher-student interactions over texting and social media channels.
From the article:
At a time when many school districts are crafting stricter regulations about teachers text messaging with students, the Franklin Local Schools district in Ohio is embracing texting as an effective means of engaging students. ...