I recently saw a Facebook post written by a teacher where she described two different interactions with parents regarding school supplies. It’s a post from last year, but now that it’s that time of year again, the post is resurfacing. In a nutshell, one parent was complaining about how much money she had to spend […]
A Thank You To My Daughter’s Teacher
I’ve been pretty vocal about my feelings regarding the direction public education has taken. And how I felt about Number 5 starting kindergarten was no secret either. I did not have faith that first day she climbed on the bus. Sometimes we moms overreact a little bit. But other times, we just know. Our gut tells us […]
Education starts at home. And it might finish at home, too.
I’m thinking about homeschooling the kids. There. I said it. I know. You think I’m crazy. In January I was on the verge of a nervous breakdown. I was overloaded, overwhelmed, and completely exhausted. Now I’m supposed to be streamlining. Cutting things back. Doing less. Homeschooling won’t exactly lighten the workload. But I have been […]