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Reliving My Birth Trauma At A Birth Celebration
Barely able to choke out the reading through my tears, I was mortified at having allowed the baggage of my birth to enter this sacred space.
How a Teacher’s Ridicule Helped Form How I Parent
My teacher publicly ridiculed my classmate and I and invited our friends to join in on the fun.
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A Teacher Talks Report Cards: What's the Freaking Point?
Answers to the questions: How useful are they, and do marks and comments tell the full story.
School Principal Praises Students In Viral Letter
A headmistress in England is being commended for a letter telling students that they are worth more than their grades.
Your Kid Doesn't Need to Be Good at Everything
When we focus on the grade instead of the outcome, we're making it all about us.
Do You Know How To Read Your Child's Report Card?
You'll get an A+ in understanding your child's grades after reading this simple breakdown of how to read a report card.
Do You Know What Goes On Your Child's Student Record?
It's the mysterious file that follows your child throughout his school career. Find out what's in your child's permanent school record.
School Board Scraps Traditional Letter Grades
Tell us what you think of the Calgary Board of Education doing away with alpha and numeric-based grading for kids from K-9.
In The News
Zero Grade Teacher Fired
Spill it! Do you think this teacher should have been fired for giving out zeros instead of marking assignments as incomplete?
Why Grades Don't Matter So Much
I was recently visiting my mom in my childhood home when I decided to sneak into the basement and riffle through some old boxes.