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Is it OK for Teachers and Students to Be Facebook Friends?
While this sort of behavior is the exception rather than the norm, these days it is quite common for teachers and students to e-mail and instant message each other. Sometimes they exchange cell phone numbers, and some educators socialize with pupils on the weekends.
How much contact do you think students and teachers should have outside of the classroom?
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Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.