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'Both families arrived at a compromise and she decided to continue to live with her gay husband.'

Indian parents’ need to win (by any means) the approval of the ‘people’ in their social circle – relatives, friends, neighbours and acquaintances is a social evil at the root of many other social evils. 544 more words

Indian Homemaker

Parent Support Group - Meeting Friday, April 17th

Join us this Friday, April 17th for our monthly Parent Support Group, from 9 to 10 a.m. This is a valuable opportunity to learn, socialize, and share resources. 25 more words


Please help Ani's Parents...

Ani was tragically taken from her parents this week, on March 26th,2015, in a horrific traffic accident involving a public RIPTA bus in Providence, RI. She was only 9 years old. 88 more words


Think Twice if You Think Your Kid Will Tell You Their Woes

I had the pleasure of talking recently with middle school students in three groups: grade sixes; grade sevens; and grade eights. Each group had about 70 students. 610 more words

There is an argument against teachers grading their own students but it is not the one we have been discussing

I’ve been talking with secondary school teachers. The dominant topic was opposition to grading their own students but it quickly became clear that many grievances are hidden by this dispute. 403 more words

The Village

There is something I’d like to share in this blog and it all starts with a place I lovingly refer to as The Village.  This was the place that, I feel, saved my sanity if not my life during the early days of motherhood.   802 more words

Child Rearing