my twin girls will be entering junior high school next year.They are already experiencing teasing and hurtful things from other kids.I have talked to them to try to tell them to...
Started by Annie on 03/18/2009 in Kids Over 10
Last update on 03/20/2009 by Lynn
http://thestir.cafemom.com/big_kid/133308/preparing_a_child_with_autism My eldest son, Ben, is going into middle school next year. While this would normally be cause for...
Started by Katherine on 02/23/2012 in Autism/Asperger's/PDD Awareness
Last update on 02/29/2012 by Patty
This will be my second year of teaching in a school. I have been teaching private lessons and artist in residencies for 8 years prior. I still love it. Teachers do not work...
Started by April on 07/02/2009 in Teacher Moms
Last update on 07/05/2009 by Carolyn
Our son, 16, is going from bad to worse. His grades started dropping the very first term in 11th grade. All we see are Ds & Fs. We got emails from all 5 core subject...
Started by MK on 11/18/2014 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 11/19/2014 by Gardensparrow
What were you in high school. Were you the cheerleader, homecoming queen, slut, nerd, loady, the most unpopular girl in school. Where did you fit in. Please share. Just for fun....
Started by Shannintipton on 07/05/2011 in Bitchin Ladies
Last update on 08/14/2011 by Liyah
My 12 yr.old daughter is being told by another girl at school that she is fat. Just to give you an idea, my daughter is 4'9" and weighs 95lbs. She is not ballet dancer thin,...
Started by Cynthia on 03/16/2009 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 03/25/2013 by Aida M
Trying to get inside the brain of a jr. high and sr. high school student still at times escapes me.
Started by Diane on 07/14/2009 in Teacher Moms
Last update on 07/09/2011 by Amanda
My daughter is 14 and in the 7th grade. She was adopted from another country 5 years ago and we held her back a year in school so she could learn English. She is a great...
Started by Cheri on 11/30/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers
Last update on 08/27/2014 by Tyla
My son has turned fourteen this year and will be going to High School come this fall. were have the years gone. Am I losing my baby and gaining a young man now? So Scary!
Started by Chantee on 05/29/2009 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 05/30/2009 by Barbara
I am writing a paper for my senior class, and I have experience with taking care of children. I have raised my two younger siblings for the past three years. I have dealt with a...
Started by Alexis on 04/08/2015 in Welcome To Circle Of Moms!!
Last update on 04/10/2015 by Raye
Were exhausted. The challenges- My 17 year old senior who is 18 in 2 weeks has 2 core classes to pass (an F and C currently) and some make up credits to do in recovery which...
Started by Deb on 04/26/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers
Last update on 12/06/2015 by Robin
We withdrew our 12 year old child from our middle school’s PBIS (positive behavior intervention strategies) because there was a lesson on sexual orientation! Parents weren’t...
Started by Lizzie on 11/06/2015 in School-Age Kids
Last update on 11/06/2015 by Sarah
My daughter is in high school and her OCD has gotten really bad. Sometimes she will write something then erase it and rewrite it. She is really struggling to focus and get her...
Started by Stacy on 10/19/2014 in Moms Of Children With OCD
Last update on 10/19/2014 by Sarah
Hi, I was lucky enough to be able to move my son to a private gifted school for 3 through 5th grade. It was a Godsend and my son flourished there. Next year he starts Jr High...
Started by Karla on 01/31/2009 in Moms Of The Highly Gifted
Last update on 02/01/2009 by Ellen
My son is a high school junior, he got two day out of school suspension because the female staff at school dance reported to school authority my son threated her by the gesture...
Started by Junemay on 05/07/2013 in School-Age Kids
Last update on 05/08/2013 by Carol