Does finishing preschool warrant a full-fledged Graduation? After all, it’s NURSERY SCHOOL!
As a nine-year veteran stay-at-home mom, I confess my sin of not being a PTA mom. I never attend meetings at either of my kids’ schools and rarely volunteer. However, I was thrilled to receive a sturdy, star-shaped magnet from my son J’s school for paying my $5 membership fee. Every time a school or […]
Just the other day I was looking at my four-year old son when I caught my breath. At that instant I realized that in a few short months he will turn five and the next month start Kindergarten. Looking at my baby, I realized he isn’t a baby anymore. He’s getting taller, his face albeit […]
When I was a teacher I used to hate homework. I hated giving it. I hated chasing it down. I hated grading it and quite frankly, I didn’t think it had any value to my students. If they didn’t finish something in class, of course then I sent it home. But as for adding on […]
Closing in on the one-week mark of back to school and I thought by now I’d be on easy street. Everyone settled into new routines, lunches miraculously packing themselves, happy little faces bursting through the door at the end of the day, eager to see long-lost Mom and tell her every single detail of their […]