The affidavit said Strand and the alleged victim "kissed on the lips" and during their last encounter, Strand touched her buttocks "in a sexual manner" as well as touching her breasts over her clothing, the Herald reported.
I have worked in a variety of settings using a variety of therapeutic techniques.
I have been working with individuals, families and couples since 1988 and went into private practice in 2000.
The agenda said that Strand, a social-studies teacher at Hopatcong Middle School, was earning $81,435 annually.
Unlike other teachers whose resignations were also listed for the meeting, the agenda did not say the board accepted Strand's resignation "with regret." Strand had worked for the Hopatcong board since 1997, according to his Linked in page.
"Rutgers also happens to have a racially diverse population." About 45 percent of Rutgers' student population is white, while about 20 percent are Asian, 12 percent are Latino, 10 percent are African-American, six percent are international and seven percent are listed as other, according to the school's website.