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Freaky Friday

Sometimes, as a silly conversation starter, people will ask what super power you would want if you could have any super power.  The ability to fly? The ability to become invisible? I’m going to reveal my age with this but […]

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Spelling Homework and Other Epiphanies

I had been in the scenario a million times before.  Marco and I were practicing his spelling words (or math or fill in the blank with whatever homework More...

Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen?

The speech/language therapist says he just needs intensive language therapy to help him process the world around him. The neurologist says we just need to find the right medication More...

Back to School Night

For many people back to school time is a time of great opportunity.  Kids have grown up over the summer and there are new possibilities and new achievements More...

Things That I Learned About Being A Teacher Now that I’m a Parent

Attendance is overrated.    As a teacher I was always a big believer in good attendance.  And don’t get me wrong, I still believe.  But my son works More...

Can A Great Neighborhood Cure All That Ails Me?

School will possibly be a difficult place for my son someday.  He is still young enough that the kids don’t notice that he gets pulled out for all More...

When Is He Allowed To Just Be A Kid?

My son needs and receives a fair amount of help.  He needs interventions that could make a major difference for him in his life.  And I know that More...

The Other Side of the Table

Before becoming a parent, I was a teacher and administrator for many years. During that time I taught everything from kindergarten to fifth grade.  I worked with various More...

A Letter to My Child’s Teacher

I have a huge amount of appreciation by what you do.  Besides being a parent, there is no other job more important or more challenging.  The district and More...

Guest blog: A Letter to My Son’s Teacher

  Dear Teacher, I have a huge amount of appreciation by what you do. Besides being a parent, there is no other job more important or more challenging. The district More...

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