Posts tagged "classroom"

Mom Fails Second Grade Everyday Math.

Mom Fails Second Grade Everyday Math.
Second grade math for my oldest child, Cassie, would have gone a lot smoother if only she had asked a neighbor for help instead of me. Our school district, Oswego 308, adopted the controversial Everyday Mathematics program developed by the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project.  The program is controversial because it is so very... Read more »

Mutant Lice Attack! Will Your Child Bring Them to Thanksgiving Dinner?

Mutant Lice Attack!  Will Your Child Bring Them to Thanksgiving Dinner?
I can’t stop itching. And scratching. And walking around acting like a dog with fleas. It all started the second week of school with a note on attention-worthy pastel colored paper haphazardly stuffed into my youngest child‘s backpack. Welcome back to school – Please check your kid’s head for bugs. A student in your child’s... Read more »