Should a teacher ever teach a class his or her child is taking in public school?

It happens.  Sometimes it can be a problem and sometimes it's not problem at all.I know in my school we have a series of policies in place in order to ensure this kind of situation has the best possible outcome.Such as - generally teachers aren't timetabled

What age do children generally start k-12 schooling?

In most states, children are 5 before they enter kindergarten. If you're talking in terms of development, it's best to wait until at least 7 to start educating. (Read "Better Late Than Early" (the Moores) and "The Hurried Child" (by David Elkind.) If you're asking in term of legality, check your specific state's laws. California requires

What is the best age for children to start school?

i think kids learn everything so fast its not about age ,its about kids behavior ,teach them to how to ask teacher  to go to potty, make sure they dont cry for parents , make sure they dont hit people, make sure they respect others, some times kids spit on others, you have

How to become a better high school English teacher

My daughter is really enjoying English class this year; and the teacher is acknowledged as one of the best teachers in the school.This teacher is doing at least two things that I've never heard of any other high school English teacher doing.The kids read aloud, in class, every assigned story.  They take

What is the greatest gift a child can give to their parent(s)?

Do better with your life than I did with mine. Do for your children more than I did for you.My philosophy about this is very Asian, but I believe in it wholeheartedly. My kids can show me gratitude by succeeding. For me this is not just about education and money,

What is the greatest gift a child can give to their parent(s)?

Do better with your life than I did with mine. Do for your children more than I did for you.My philosophy about this is very Asian, but I believe in it wholeheartedly. My kids can show me gratitude by succeeding. For me this is not just about education and money,

How to decide what children book's to buy for your children

When my oldest was born, I taught 6th grade. So I'd decided to read every Newbery Award winner. The Newbery is awarded annually to the

Have any parents actually given their kids coal for Christmas?

My mom did. We (my older sister, younger brother and I) had been little shits the entire year and only got worse Christmas got closer.On Christmas day, we had a few small boxes and stockings and as we opened each, lumps of coal tumbled out.

Why do many parents help their children with homework?

Homework is given to children so that they practice the same topic on their own. Some do it themselves, some take help from parents in order to understand the concept, and sometimes parents only wish that their ward's work should be flawless hence end up telling the answers to them which is wrong.The idea behind

What should I teach my 3-year-old daughter?

How to be polite:  Please, Thank You, Sorry.  Those initial social skills are so important with all social interactions, because they're the foundation of understanding how you affect those around you.How to play:  Kids develop an imagination around then.  Play with them.  Join

Should I send my child to school?

If you can keep your children home do, and do so as long as you can. No one will nurture and love your children the way you do, and they need that, parenting, more than anything. As for education, there are a plethora of resources for every stage. There are homeschooling