When to contact your child’s school

I am not sure how often my parents contacted my school when I was growing up.  I think that they had a sense of trust in the institution of public education that the professionals had a firm understanding of how to best educate me and also had my best interest at heart.  I think that my parents also a firm understanding that part of instilling […]

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“But He Doesn’t Act That Way at Home (School)”

Human beings do not exist in bubble. We are adaptable and highly contextual beings. We exist in dyads, family systems, school systems, work systems (and an infinite amount of other systems). With that being said, it is no wonder that I often hear parents speak of their child’s school behavior and state “we never see those behaviors at home.” I also hear parents pleading with […]

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