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bbaul5 November 13, 2011


Does anyone have experience with reassignment in NC? What is the likelihood that my child will be allowed to attend a magnet school in another district?... More » 

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MagnetMom November 14, 2011


Hi bbaul5, GreatSchools is a nationwide parent community. The safest way to get accurate information on policies... More »

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MagnetMom November 5, 2011


Hi kelly99dmj, Not everyone posts a review, so that a school with 1200 students might only have 30 reviews.

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LoganSage March 13, 2011


My daughter is transgender. She's always been "out and proud" about who and what she is. Starting a new school in 2011/2012, and she's... More » 

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LoganSage March 20, 2011


Winter, your response surprises and pleases me! I hadn't expected anyone to respond, let alone in such an insightful manner.... More »

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Lisant October 17, 2011


This is a tricky one. We're in a similar situation. Our daughter made the social transition totally in public and it's... More »

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Melissachivers October 17, 2011


We are moving to Douglasville and we are looking for schools for our children. We have a 7th , 2nd and K. We are very BIG on education and would... More » 

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mamakids October 3, 2011


Hi, My son is 5 yrs old.Our's first language is not English...We speak 2 languages at home. Initially when he was a small baby upto 1.3 yr... More » 

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TeacherParent October 5, 2011


Language enrichment and language practice helps all his languages. But your post suggested your greatest concern right... More »

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ghmacdon October 16, 2011


It will help your child if you keep the languages separate for your child. Example: School is always in English. Maybe... More »

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mamakids September 20, 2011


I find that my kid has less concentration span...He gets diverted when he is ready to start off with his homework.... I am not able to get him,... More » 

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kennad October 10, 2011


His age might have something to do with it, I remember having to struggle to get mine to do homework at that age but here... More »

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kennad October 10, 2011


oh and i reward my kids with chocolate milk when they get done with homework too.

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jessray September 13, 2011


Hi all, so it's the 4th day of school and I've already received a note home regarding my sons behavior in class. Academically my child is at the... More » 

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ourspace October 2, 2011


Dear jessray, Let me commend you for recognizing that this is a serious problem, very worthy of discussion. I... More »

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momluvsherboys October 2, 2011


It sounds to me like your son is bored. He sounds very smart and he probably doesn't feel challenged academically, even... More »

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angelmarieeric September 25, 2011


Our bus company just changed a route. We live four miles from school and my six year old has to ride the bus for 55 to 61 minutes per trip. Are... More » 

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MagnetMom September 25, 2011


Hi angelmarieeric, I'd contact your school district and then call your state board of education. I know my district... More »

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BioTeach August 16, 2011


I am a high school teacher with no kids of my own, so I don't truly understand where the parents of my students are coming from. Due to my communication... More » 

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BioTeach September 2, 2011


To Reply to TeacherParent: The original post was typed in the observation that through my recent experiences... More »

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TeacherParent September 4, 2011


I taught my own children that they needed to get along with their teachers - whether they liked them or not or whether... More »

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VivianBrazil August 21, 2011


hi, my husband received a job offer to move, live and work in Chicago. We have 2 kids(8 years-old and 4 yeas-old). I really don't know how can... More » 

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MagnetMom August 24, 2011


Make sure your husband talks to the HR department at his new job. They should be able to help, or even help pair you... More »

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TeacherParent August 28, 2011


http://www.internations.org/chicago-expats/brazilians You could try that website above for a start but I'd suggest... More »


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