Educators' Code of Ethics

Professional Ethical Conduct, Practices, and Performance

Ethical Conduct Toward Professional Colleagues

Ethical Conduct Toward Students

The nature, purpose, timing, and amount of the communication;

The subject matter of the communication;

Whether the communication was made openly or the educator attempted to conceal the communication;

Whether the communication could be reasonably interpreted as soliciting sexual contact or a romantic relationship;

Whether the communication was sexually explicit; and

Whether the communication involved discussion(s) of the physical or sexual attractiveness or the sexual history, activities, preferences, or fantasies of either the educator or the student.

19 TAC 247.2

Van Alstyne ISD



DATE ISSUED: 2/7/2017