SINGAPORE: A physics teacher who had an inappropriate relationship with his student, then aged 15, was sentenced to 16 months’ jail on Friday (Jul 13).
The 34-year-old, who cannot be named due to a gag order, was the girl’s physics teacher when she was in Secondary 1 and 2.
The girl and the school cannot be named due to a court order.
According to court documents, the teenager was infatuated with the teacher and worked harder for his subject. She also told him that she wanted to become a physics teacher and asked for his advice.
Sometime in 2015, the…