The role of teacher is often formal and ongoing, carried out at a school or other place of formal education. In many countries, a person who wishes to become a teacher must first obtain specified professional qualifications or credentials from a university or college.
An elementary school teacher has been charged with three counts of child rape later police supposed she had sex with a previous student who lived at her home.
Prosecutors say Darcy M. Smith, 41, had sex by the boy once he was 14 and continuous to have sex with the former student till he enthused out of her home at age 18.
He is now 19 and told police about the abuse in May 2014. Although Smith was allegedly consuming sex with her student she was called regional teacher of the year in 2012.
Smith is listed in court documents as a McMicken Heights Elementary School teacher, part of the Highline School District.
The earlier student said Smith would pull him sideways in the sixth score and exchange to him about family problems, and she had occupied to him to the hospital when he poor his collarbone. After she cared for him, bringing the student clothes and showing attention, he chose to stay with Smith and her family as an alternative of moving back with his own parents, conferring to court documents.