Google Street View "When we become aware of them then we will remove those people and not have them around our students. Although this is "clearly not very specific", she concedes, "trainee teachers get more detailed advice during their initial training, local authority co-ordinators cover the issue with each cohort of newly qualified teachers, and schools have their own policies on these issues. Faced with the real risk of members either falling into difficulty involuntarily, or being deliberately targeted for abuse, unions and authorities have begun running extended courses for teachers on the pitfalls of new technology. We're in a different situation these days. And they can do worse; there was a case in one school where pupils took a photo of a teacher's face, edited it onto a really gross, pornographic image of another woman's body, and stuck it online. The NASUWT says it deals with about allegations of misconduct against its members each year, but only five or six involving inappropriate sexual contact most concern alleged physical abuse. Like us on Facebook. Madeline Marx, 23, who works at a school in Ohio, US, is accused of having sex with the 11th grade pupils in car parks. But despite a recent YouGov survey of 2, adults claiming that one in six people know someone who had an "intimate relationship" with a teacher while at school, teachers stress that the number of cases that ever go as far as court is tiny, and the number that end up in a conviction tinier still. They promised to act immediately to protect any person at schools if any accusation was made. Fiona Johnson, director of communications at the General Teaching Council for England, says the new GTCE code for teachers, which comes into effect on 1 October, has a reference to the need for "teachers to maintain appropriate professional boundaries with children and young people". You can't be a jobsworth these days. In some cases, teachers have had to defend themselves against allegations of misconduct from schools following the anonymous posting of classroom videos that they were not even aware had been filmed.