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Parents evening. 

Last week I went to parents evening. Is it big headed to say I wasn’t expecting bad news? Maybe because I’m lucky enough to see a teacher every day whilst collecting Z from school where other parents are not. 365 more words


Ordinary moments #44 Parents Evening

This week was LB’s first Parents Evening at Preschool.
I’ve heard so many mums talk about how proud they are of their child after a parents evening and i was no different and he’s only 3years old. 992 more words


Ending the pantomime of Parents' Evening for parents of children with additional needs

When my children were younger I used to hate Parents’ Evenings. Not because I disliked the school, but they always reminded me how many people in my profession were lacking the training to deal with children with needs beyond the mainstream. 710 more words


Parents Evening

The embarrassment I felt yesterday is still haunting me. Reuben had been poorly the last two days so he stayed at home with me. When we had to go and collect Lucia from school he had asked to take his scooter and soon promised me that he would not scoot of to far and stay close. 1,073 more words

Parenting Win! He Can Do What, Now?

So, last week was parents evening at school. Typically this coincided with J being away on business so I had to ‘go it alone’ again, a short-list of questions in hand (as ‘baby-brain’ has never really left me) and a bag full of food to keep them quiet (yes, food is still the best pacifier, even at 10)!  958 more words

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The Parent's Evening and the Trigger

I had a Parent’s Evening last night. Me being the Teacher and them being the Parent. All day I was not looking forward to it as I felt like my body was on fire and my stomach was on it’s seventeenth spin cycle due to the aforementioned whole bottle of vodka I managed to down the night before. 887 more words