"Teacher: You may have gone to college and earned your degrees in education but I earned my knowledge from personal experience and a lot of research. Please do not act superior when I share my knowledge of my child's disability with you. Do not assume that because you have a college degree that you are smarter or know more than I know, especially about my child's disability. I can assure you that I know more. Unless you have a child exactly like mine, you do not fully understand my experience. Finally, don't take offense when I share with you information about my child's disability I am doing this so we can work together as a team (since I am a team member regarding my child's education)."
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Words from Parents and Dragonflies Wednesday
*With school starting in a few weeks for most school districts a parent emailed me this quote to add today. This is what the parent would like the school to understand: