This is exactly how I feel about most of my kids' homework -- it's throwing their childhood away.
One of the reasons we are currently homeschooling the elementary kids, I couldn't take one more scrap booking assignment disguised as literature or math. Not to mention the hours lost to drug awareness, school fundraising pep rallies and watching "Finding Nemo."
Saturday, March 12, 2011
parents on schools and time
re: Richard Elmore's observation that family's time is a gift, not an entitlement: