The following post was written by contributor Emily Carter of The Pilots Wife. It originally appeared in September 2010.
The time is upon us again. Back to School is in full swing across the country. As you are gathering your supplies and shopping for new clothes, I wanted to share some thoughts on heading back to school from a teacher’s perspective.
Your child’s teacher might not share these things with you, but I can assure you, they will be thinking them!
6 Tips for Heading Back to School
1. View This Year as a Clean Slate
Last year your child may have had their very favorite teacher (or maybe not-so-favorite). Regardless of the previous teacher, look at this new year as a chance to start fresh.
Your new teacher will probably be different than last year’s so give your child some time to adjust to different expectations and routines. [Read more…]