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I walk into a classroom. A different school than where I normally substitute. Hesitant. Unsure of this new age range. This age my son seems barreling toward all too quickly. I never worried about him growing up in this relatively small population of our city. Nor have I ever questioned his place in our schools...

Thank you!

I just wanted to say a big thank you to all the encouraging comments via here, facebook, & in person that I’ve received about my post this past Thursday.  Friday was a better day for both of us.

A Mother’s Frustration

I’m going to vent here for a bit.  Occasionally I just need to get things down on ‘paper’ so feel free to read, sympathize or don’t.  Just don’t judge. Thursday, September 3, 2009 Transition to 4th grade has not been the easiest.  Going from a class of 17 to 26 is quite a change. More...