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Redshirting my kid won't ruin his life

Our son turned five this June and didn’t go to Kindergarten this September. We plan to have him start next year, when he turns six. My husband’s an elementary school principal and I’m a teacher; we planned our course of action carefully and with a pretty good understanding of what school is like. 990 more words


Worries from the Land of Forced Redshirting

Our oldest child is starting kindergarten today.  We are super excited for her.  We are also completely conflicted about it.  And not (just) because she’s growing up so fast. 1,001 more words


Redshirting: How do you know your child is ready for kindergarten?

What was a standard practice in college sports has now become synonymous with the first academic decision many parents have to make for their child…REDSHIRTING. 581 more words

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