Tara Allison Hodges is charged for sexually assaulting 14 years oldAugust 8th, 2008 - 10:14 pm ICT by David M N James
Tara Allison Hodges who was serving in Brazos Middle School as special education teacher has been arrested on a sexual assault charge. The charge is a shaming one since Tara Allison Hodges is accused of sexually assaulting a child. Police charges indicate that she had sex with a 14-year-old male student in the school. Tara Allison Hodges, of Katy, was arrested on Wednesday. She was also charged with improper relationship between educator and student. The sexual assault charge doesn’t show whether the boy was a special education student. The whole affair has shocked the American Diaspora and has raised brows across corners of the education sector.
However Hodges has left McLennan County Jail after paying a $150,000 bond, which was lowered from the $300,000. Sex issues in the United States are becoming a major concern and parenting in the nation is under threat of lack of direction and security of their children. Worse, the social code of ethics is becoming more of a media spectacle due to various context of either teacher in education centers being involved sexually with students or forcing the children to give in sexually to pass exams. Tara Hodges’ arrest warrant affidavit shows that she “had sexual contact with a 14-year-old boy on at least 10 separate occasions, and that during several of these encounters Tara Allison Hodges also smoked marijuana with this boy.” However, she has not accused of drug taking and abuse.Waco Independent School District assert the “From the district’s standpoint, when we learned of the investigation, we were shocked, extremely upset,” Tara Hodges and the boy had sex for more than two-months. She was giving the boy money for expenses and at one occasion bought the 14 year old sneakers.