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user5604926 June 29, 2014


I have been a life skills educator for thirteen years. All of my students are referrals from DCF.I am a DCF certified instructor. I am relocating... More » 

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user5575931 June 2, 2014


I am looking for a school in the Washington, DC area to donate office supplies. Our office is relocating and we have a lot of binders, folders,... More » 

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MagnetMom June 6, 2014


What a wonderful gift. I would contact your local school district and see if there is a particular school in... More »

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MagnetMom March 4, 2009


With roughly six hours a day to teach, should schools focus on a common core set of instruction that builds a connection between members of a...

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user5385642 December 15, 2013


I am for education that prepares children for the challenges they will face in the real world. I am completely against... More »

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TeacherParent March 24, 2014


We've come to place the greatest emphasis on what we teach - not how we teach it. To me all the time, effort, energy... More »

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Upset44 August 31, 2012


I don't think corporal punishment should be used in our school systems. If there are laws to protect animals and inmates from abuse, why do... More » 

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TeacherParent September 24, 2012


I agree with you. I was shocked to discover that my state was one of the states where corporal punishment for children... More »

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user5133147 October 5, 2013


Pretty simple really. Apparently the legal system considers children to be less than animals.

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afjordan12 September 10, 2011


Parents do you think all schools should have an Etiquette and Dining class at their school? A program that is devoted and committed to empowering... More » 

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afjordan12 April 7, 2013


Parents with children in grades 2-5, would you be willing to invest $125 in your child's future with a Summer Weekend... More »

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sciencecutie August 14, 2013


Hello there Afjordan12, I'm a student, and I had no idea that it's the schools job, and not the parents,... More »

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jstrick123 May 14, 2013


The principal at my son's school will not allow parents to form a pta/pto. What can I do about it?

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vanhodge5 May 26, 2013


I experience the problem at my children school, so I put myself in the firing range and organized a body of parent to... More »

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red1studio May 26, 2013


You don't need your principal's permission or approval to create a social network of parents to discuss issues... More »

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piggylee65259 May 1, 2013


Hello,i'm new my name is piggylee65259 and I need to ask a question.How can 3 fourth grade girls help their school and community?

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GrammaSusie May 12, 2013


Asking them is one way. They could have a weekly playground clean up, neighborhood clean up, or adopt a local park. They... More »

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Cinema61 May 13, 2013


I think most humane societies would let them volunteer at that age but a parent would have to remain with them. Cat sitting,... More »

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privatenyc530 September 27, 2012


Hi I feel my 4th grader is not organized enough she sends homework in a ziplock bag pinned to the notebook The bag contains small spelling... More » 

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srloomis1 October 7, 2012


Hi, My daughter was sent home spelling words in this manner and I assumed it was because they didn't have... More »

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Mscarls February 19, 2013


It is terrible that teachers are being judged by the homework they send home, when they frequently give up lunch and morning... More »

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jlynna February 18, 2013


i would like to find out what kind of complaints have been filed concerning teachers at townsend middle school in tucson az i can find them for... More » 

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MagnetMom February 19, 2013


Hi jlynna, I'm not sure you will be able to access personnel records of teachers at your current school nor... More »

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nona12 February 1, 2013


I was shocked and disturbed that the school classrooms were just opened to the public, after Sandy Hook this should be the most least cost affective... More » 

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nona12 February 1, 2013


I think that the Principal and the Suprentendent of the School board should be notified of these action of the school!!... More »

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MagnetMom February 1, 2013


Hi nona12, and welcome to GreatSchools Parent Community. It's so interesting how each incident shapes our... More »


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