Making Those Dreaded, Stressful, Parent Phone Calls

Photo taken by rawpixel It is something that I use to dread when I was a teacher. Heck, as an assistant principal I still get a little nervous when I know I’ve gotta make one. What am I talking about? Making a stressful phone call to a parent. Sometimes I put it off until theContinue reading “Making Those Dreaded, Stressful, Parent Phone Calls”

Tell Me A Story About Your Day

How many of us want to learn more about our child’s day? How many us get very little in response when we ask them? I see a lot of hands, including mine, raised up high. This isn’t a new phenomenon. For years parents have been trying to pry information out of their children, only toContinue reading “Tell Me A Story About Your Day”