I got an email last night from a 7th-grade parent because her son said I mentioned the words "male privilege" in class, and she is very concerned about how that is related to ELA (she said "reading"), and she is concerned about this being taught in public schools. To be clear, I didn't do a lesson on this subject but we did discuss rights versus privileges. I've had multiple parents contact the school/get upset with me because of things like his. It's exhausting... Thoughts?
Anyone flew to New Delhi airport recently? Is there a way to get permission to be quarantined at home without any delay? Sister’s father-in-law breathing his last and they need to get there ASAP😞
My wife and I are vaccinated. My sister and her husband are not bc they say there’s no long term results on the vax and they’re family planning. Mow they’re coming into town late summer. I don’t feel comfortable meeting up with them, not sure how to put it into words. Help.
Who uses Class Dojo or Remind? I would like to set up my computer classes on one of these for parent communication. Which one would be the best?
Real talk... Do y'all ever just sit in your office doing what you can to hold back tears? Maybe it's that I just spilled an ounce of breast milk, but between work, baby and family, I swear sometimes I come up feeling like my cup is empty and I have nothing left to give. This might just be a vent post, but I figured if anyone would understand these feelings, it would be you all
I know I’ll probably catch flack for this but feel compelled to say it anyway. I get really upset when I see parents teaching their kids to steal on the subway. I swear I’ve seen so many times a parent has their little 4 year old duck under the turnstile and open the door for them. It’s not just stealing $2.75 from the city. It’s stealing from the moral character of your kids. At least pay your way and demonstrate being a lawful contributor to society, kids ride free for a lot of stuff anyway
So I had a question for you moms. Sometimes my nanny does things differently than I would and I if it’s a big no I make it very clear that I want it a different way. For example, baby started solids, and she makes fresh food for him everyday. She doesn’t do it when he’s taking his first nap and will do it after he’s up and hungry (and cranky). Yesterday I told her hey why don’t you make his food when he’s sleeping, and she was not receptive for whatever reason.. contd
I got married to a white American girl we have a kid now. My family is visiting from India and she is not ok with them staying for prolonged periods 3 weeks at a time in this case....contd
Where can I get a nice dress for my baby shower? Looked at Macys maternity dresses and I don’t really fancy any of them. TIA.
Should I send my kid to Andover/Exeter if I can afford it? Grew up in a pretty average socioeconomic family background since my parents were immigrants and so didn’t really have the opportunity to attend an elite high school - thoughts?
Wondering if anyone who has gone through divorce and custody has any advice? I broke up with my husband in April and we moved to a new state in May which has 6 month residency requirement for a divorce, so will be starting the formal process next month. He moved into an apartment and we have settled into a routine where he has my son every other weekend but he hasn’t had my baby daughter alone yet for more than a quick errand. But he keeps saying he wants “more time” with them but.. (cont)
Me and my wife moved to US in the last few years and recently had a baby. Both of us work in relatively stressful jobs. I am having conflicts with her on how to raise kids - my wife and mil don’t see daycare or nanny as viable options, and want to rely on grandparents from both sides to help with the same. They haven’t seen too many cases of children going to daycare in India in their family. Who else has faced this issue, and any thoughts on resolving the same? This is causing a strain b/w us.
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Looking for a new watch AD in the Dallas area. I have a $20k purchase history from my usual AD, got a call for a RG Daytona on Oysterflex. I walk in, and there’s this kid with a 5711 on the wrist, with the entire sales staff huddled around him (no hate to him). He walks out with a little green Rolex bag and I find out that my Daytona was sold to him instead. My SA then tells me to buy a JLC Polaris in rose gold, saying (1) it’s a better watch and (2) if I buy it, I might get a WG in a few months
Most racist/discriminatory moment of your life? Observed or suffered? Whether you are black, white, yellow, green, purple, LBGTQ, dem or rep, male/female whatever…
Am I crazy? I recently moved in with my girlfriend of 6 years. I am jewish - I go to temple and celebrate jewish holidays. Technically, she is half jewish half christian. She does not go to temple or church and basically only celebrates Christmas. Continued…
Does your school have a hat/hood rule?? I just don’t really see the point. I do not care at all if a student wants to wear a hat or feels inclined to put their hood up. What are everyone else’s thoughts? Should I care about this? I feel like I have bigger fish to fry this year!
Ladies with no kids, please pick one. (Like the comment that resonates with you the most) 1) You genuinely see yourself as a future mother who wants to raise a baby or two and have a family of more than just you and your spouse 2) You just want kids because you feel like you'll be missing out/regret it later 3) You don't want kids
Help me guys…desperately waiting for offices to reopen...i am married and abhi hometown me parents ke sath rehne me freedom nai mil rahi itni..choti choti baato me rokna tokna…and my hometown is tier 3 city..weekend me karne ko bhi kuch nahi…koi face kar raha hai similar problem? jaldi se office chalu karo yaar ab bahot hua
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Been a miles hoarder for my whole life (United, American, Delta). I just learned about fidelity (2% cash back on all purchases/no annual). Seems legit. Any one have experience?
When the manager mistakenly sends you a text intended for his wife. We both need a break, it seems.
Consulting firms like PwC pushing into design offerings that digital agencies usually provide http://wsj.com/articles/pwc-pushes-further-into-design-digital-business-1444192201
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