Sarah Barton, a drama teacher from Essex, has been recenlty banned from teaching for having sex with one of her female students. After their trip to London, panel bans her indefinitely from teaching position, to the shock of her neighbours.
The 37-year-old was head of department for drama and dance.
Sarah and Gareth Barton.
Barton, who is married to Gareth Barton (pictured), taught at a high school in Essex, had initially struck up a friendship with the girl.
A married drama teacher took a pupil to a production of Matilda before having sex in a hotel, an education standards panel has heard.