I don’t think teachers know what they’re doing.
This is an amazing post by a parent who gets what we do everyday. A teacher is part of many families. We too, help raise children. For us it’s not about the money, it’s about changing lives. Our influence goes far beyond one school year. I especially know this is true after receiving a letter from one of my first grade students. She shared the difference I made in her life and she enters a prestigious Highschool. I never felt so proud. Read below. This is an amazing blog post.
At my triplets 4th birthday party our middle triplet got a tummy ache. She was standing in the middle of our living room when she got “the look”. It was all coming up. As she began to throw up her preschool teacher flew across the room (seriously, I think she had a super hero cape on) and actually caught my daughters vomit in her hands.
“Um did you just catch my daughters vomit?”
“Yes, what was I else was I supposed to do?”
She then spent the next few minutes helping me clean up what made its way to the floor and what made its way on to my daughter.
That was my first experience with one of my children’s teachers going way beyond their job description.It wasn’t my last and I can bet that there will be many more.
A few weeks ago two of my teenaged daughter’s…
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