Post in: What is a parent's role in his or her child's education? February 16, 2012
A parent should be the main educator in their child's life. Teachers are the "supporting cast."
Post in: Is your child required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance at school? Do you agree with this practice? February 16, 2012
They say it each morning, and I am happy that they do. I think it shows respect for our country and teaching them what a great nation this is. I... More »
Post in: Do your children have weekly chores? February 16, 2012
My kindergartner and 3 year old both have daily chores. They have to do them every morning. It is teaching them to be responsible and that they... More »
Post in: How much homework is too much? February 16, 2012
More than 20 minutes. I mean, really?! They have been at school all day, let them relax!
Post in: Is your child's summer over- or under-scheduled? February 16, 2012
Under, but it's a break! We do lots of activities, but I generally let my kids pick them. So lots of swimming, playing with friends, and trips... More »