“You become a worrier by practicing worry. You can become free of worry by practicing the opposite and stronger habit of faith. With all the strength and perseverance you can command, start practicing faith.” – Norman Vincent Peale
Is this Kindergarten or College Admissions?
Flashback to a year ago when my son was entering the T-K (transitional kindergarten) program at the local elementary school. The school required an assessment before class placement. I had no idea what to expect, but I did know that Parker would be on the younger side in his class.
As soon as we walked through the door for the assessment, a woman with a high-pitched voice instructed my son to color a picture of an apple, cut it out, paste it to a page, and write his name at the top.
“Do you know how to write your name?” she asked my son directly.
He unapologetically answered, “No.” A smile spread across the woman’s face and she responded, “Well you will by the end of T-K.”Continue Reading