How to Pick Up Your Child From School

Rhett at Fort Worth Zoo

I had a request from a reader to illustrate the proper way parents should pick their children up from school. My daughter is still in preschool, and I don’t have to brave the public school car lines yet, BUT I did spend several years as a kindergarten teacher, and let me tell you–people seriously don’t […]

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The Obama Indoctrination Speech to School Children


My five-year-old twins won’t view President Obama’s education address in their kindergarten classroom on September 8 because school administrators in our Texas district have deemed that it would “interrupt instructional time.” Instead, the district will stream the video online. Families can then opt in–or out–of the national dialogue. This safe compromise was likely made to […]

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