Spike is still incorporeal and is the History of Magic professor at Hogwarts and Xander is the DADA professor. They are in an established relationship, Spike can touch Xander and Xander can touch him only when Xander is wearing the amulet. They are there to help Harry win the war, and in exchange Dumbledore will help turn Spike corporeal.
same thing only Xander is de-aged and asked to pose as a student and befriend Harry in order to better help him prepare for the war. He also has to deal with trying to hide his ongoing relationship with Spike.
I really want to see both stories written(but the second one is my fav). If you decide to take one on, please post a comment with the link. Happy writing. :)
PS. I would love to see more than one author's take on these stories, so don't think you can't throw your hat into the ring just because someone already did.
PPS. Bonus points if you include Remus/Sirius, even if it's just in the background. "D