We’re talking about OUR kids and that always makes for cloudier judgment. Our natural instinct to want to protect them and save them from any possible harm is a reality. I get that. So what to do?Read more
I have no qualms about taking the kids out of school to travel and when they are out of school I also have no qualms about keeping the education going. Want to use your next vacation as a way of keeping the learning top of mind? Here are three tips:Read more
I asked teachers, under the promise of anonymity, and they shared how they really feel about kids missing school for family vacations. This morning I shared some of their thoughts with Marci Ien on Canada AM.Read more
The fine against this family irks me if only for the fact that at its core, a rule/law that suggests that a parent can’t take their child out of school is an affront to my rights to parent.Read more
Like many parents I sent my two back to school this morning.
But this year was different.Read more