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LindaStrean November 16, 2007


The kids I know understand that they should volunteer to pick up trash on the beach or collect canned food for the hungry. They’ve all...

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Ischgebibbbel September 8, 2008


Since the title of the post if teaching what makes your kids feel good..... I think giving them lots of positive feedback... More »

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andrummond July 4, 2009


The good thing about giving is that as long as there are people, you're bound to run across someone that needs help. Even... More »

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tjlove November 28, 2007


Hello GreatSchools Community!  Introductions are an important way to build a strong community.  This group provides... More » 

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vacekd1001 January 18, 2010


Welcome DK2653 and Parakeet.

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vacekd1001 January 18, 2010


Parakeet, another Great School Group you may be interested in is, Education Laws Regs, Violations Help & Info http://community.gre... More »

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lisaedit November 29, 2007


Some people think that charters schools are better because classes are smaller and students choose to go to them. But the research is mixed on whether... More » 

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Mary101 November 28, 2008


To Whom It May Concern, I have ventured into many different areas to ensure that my children obtained the highest... More »

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JoCampbell July 15, 2009


We've had mixed results, academically. Last year, my son learned almost nothing in math. When we brought this up... More »

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lisaedit November 29, 2007


Charter schools are supposed to be open to all and they are not allowed to discriminate. But rumor has it that some find a way to exclude special... More » 

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lknmom November 7, 2011


lknecmom Was the school your child attended LNCS in Huntersville NC ?

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smokinj February 4, 2012


My daughter attends Colfax Charter in LAUSD and they have been trying to get rid of her since basically day one. She's... More »

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KSteinheimer November 29, 2007


Your child’s report card may look very different from the report cards you remember from when you were young. Many schools are moving away... More » 

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marilyn January 8, 2008


I would also be careful to define the term "standards". Who's standards? Are they the teacher's standards, the individual... More »

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landis February 10, 2009


So, with these "new" report cards, how are the students with special needs report cards addressed? Are the special needs... More »

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KSteinheimer November 29, 2007


If you’re looking for a new way to be involved at your child’s school, you might consider joining the school site council or SSC. ... More » 

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alfonso November 2, 2008


I got in the school site council this year. I really enjoy working with the teachers and parents. I feel we must help... More »

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nbk2za8 May 29, 2009


I agree; I am a voting member on our SSC. This allows the parents to see a much bigger picture on how the school is performing... More »

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rachlove December 10, 2007


What mainly attracted me to GreatSchools were the parent reviews but some schools had no reviews or really outdated ones. In that respect, GS can... More » 

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Sola227 February 11, 2009


I would be interested in private school information for Kendall. Pinecrest, South Miami, and Coral Gables.

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Mari5210 March 21, 2009


I would love to hear about the Soddy Daisy, TN schools. I hear so many different things that I do not know where I want... More »

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Anonymous December 12, 2007


I am having this problem with my son. He is performing with some teachers and not at all well with some. He used to be an excellent student in elementary... More » 

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textmama15 December 20, 2008


TALK TO YOUR SON EVERYDAY AND ASK HIM HOW HIS SCHOOL DAY WENT SPEND TIME TOGETHER. TAKE A LONG BIKE RIDE AND TALK ABOUT... More »

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DejaMeek May 7, 2009


Oh my gosh! This is my exact problem too! My student doesn't like to do schoolwork (or any other work for that matter)... More »

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Anonymous December 12, 2007


This year my 6-year-old is repeating kindergarten at the request of her teacher last year who said that although her skills were developed, she... More » 

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Cinderbell April 2, 2008


I don't think it was wise to retain a kindergartner based on emtional levels. If her skills and academics were fine, she... More »

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Dakota1Jersey2 January 4, 2009


Here are some possibilities Community bonding takes place in a group and maybe a bonding of friendship with one or... More »

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Anonymous December 12, 2007


My fourth-grade daughter has done well in school until the past few weeks. She is very bright, imaginative, curious and sloppy. She copies homework... More » 

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Schaaf March 9, 2009


as well I do not recommend to change classes for the fact children need to learn what to do when bulling occurs & running... More »

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rachaelsmom October 8, 2009


My daughter went through a similar situation, at about the same age. It was painful to see what the bullying did to her... More »


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