“Will the teacher like my child?” “Will she accommodate my child’s needs?” “Will the teacher get mad if I share a concern?” Yes, Yes and No. 😉 I’ll let you in on a secret, teachers wonder if you will like us, too. One of our greatest goals every year
He thought her beautiful, believed her impeccably wise; dreamed of her, wrote poems to her, which, ignoring the subject, she corrected in red ink. ~Virginia Wolfe I had trouble falling asleep Saturday night, so I got up and eventually found myself “shopping the house” to accessorize my latest living room arrangement.
As I was lying in bed the other night, my thoughts were about a boy; a former student of mine whose mother worried over him. In different conversations, she would mention certain observations and behaviors that concerned her: loss of appetite, trouble sleeping, fatigue… As I thought about our conversations