International pedophile case: Should schools just not take overnight trips?

I was stunned Tuesday morning to read about an international teacher accused of drugging and molesting at least 90 boys during his four-decade career at international schools on four continents.
Since the story broke, hundreds of people have contacted the FBI wondering if they were victims.

According to the Associated Press article, law enforcement officials, school officials, and parents all missed the signs that this beloved social studies teacher with a reputation for leading fun overnight trips was apparently molesting the students.

From The Associated Press:
“With the sheer volume, the sheer number of incidents in which this man molested, it surprises me that somehow this was not picked up by someone,” said John Magagna, the founding director of Search Associates, the world’s largest international school recruiting firm. “I don’t know what went wrong.”…..
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