Online dating teachers
There were many personal essays and first-hand accounts of dating highs and lows from Plainfield students.
The fling lasted until October 2015 - when her bosses received an email tip off about what had been going on and she tried desperately to cover it up.
A Plainfield High School media adviser says she may face possible disciplinary action after her students published a magazine on dating and relationships.
English teacher Michelle Burress, Plainfield Community Schools' 2017 Teacher of the Year, landed in the school board's cross hairs after the first issue of "The Shakedown" was distributed to students last week.
Calling herself 'Baby', she invited him to her home where they had sex, a misconduct panel said.
The hearing was told the boy, who turned 18 in the spring of 2015 was being directly taught by Mrs Nazam-Khan at singing sensation Zayn Malik's former school, when the affair began in January that year.
But the panel also noted that following the affair his performance at school deteriorated as he experienced 'emotional distress'.