My child is so disorganised!

My child is so disorganised!

It is Monday morning and you’re all battling to get out of the door by 8:00am. Just as you arrive at the school gate your 10-year-old son tells you that he has forgotten his homework again! There’s no time to go back home. You contemplate the email you are likely to...
Pass it on

Pass it on

As a diligent parent you have ensured that the school has been fully informed about your child’s special needs or family situation.  Your expectation is that the information you have provided will be handed down to the appropriate staff who will continue to support...
Not what I wanted to hear

Not what I wanted to hear

It’s Term 2 of the school year and you receive that dreaded email from your child’s teacher requesting a meeting with you and the Learning Support Team.  A million unwanted thoughts enter your mind wondering if there is a real problem that you will have to address. ...
My ‘Perfect’ Facebook Family

My ‘Perfect’ Facebook Family

We all know of that ‘picture perfect’ Facebook family where the mother and father are in a loving relationship and each of their beautiful children are successful, compliant, and well adjusted.  This type of family reminds me of a saying I once heard, “If only your...