Is your kid starting kindergarten this fall? Me too! Isn’t it exciting?
This is my eldest son on his first day of kindergarten nearly five years ago. I remember practically everything about that big first day. My son was nervous, excited, and proud – as was I. I had high hopes for Boy Wonder’s academic career, and why shouldn’t I have? He was smart, inquisitive, and ready to learn.
What I didn’t know then were how dangerously flawed my expectations were…[read more]