Being a parent is not easy to begin with; and then we have to remember that our actions can unintentionally affect our children. Thought this was a reatlly interesting post on bullying (directly) and parenting (indirectly). But what’s your personal take? Leave us a comment if you’ve been a victim of this type of bullying or have strong thoughts on this type of thing. We want to hear from you.
In elementary school, the principal is merely a figurehead.
The school is really run by a tightly knit group of women – a gung-ho group of stay-at-home Power Moms.
They establish themselves in the very first year – The Kindergarten Mom Mafia.
I’m used to not fitting in.
But when you have a kid – and the other moms ostracize you – your child suffers.
And it’s BRUTAL.
Kindergarten is an enormous milestone.
People were actually going to take my kid for a whole day, and I didn’t have to pay anybody?
There must be a catch.
The school encourages the kindergarten moms to volunteer.
I use the word “encourage” lightly.
Every day there were 10 more emails asking for help with the buses, at lunch, in the art room, with the pretzel sale, at the book fair, in the school store…
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