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“Fighting for Your Kid” Really Just Means Trying Again – Parenting Twins Article

During my first year of teaching kindergarten, a more experienced teacher kindly said to me, “Sometimes being a good teacher just means showing up again the next day.” I never forgot that. Sometimes being a good mother just means showing up again the next day. Trying again the next day. Every teacher struggles tremendously during the first years. I had a student with some serious emotional challenges that I really was not equipped to handle. I went home and sobbed…

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“Fighting for Your Kid” Really Just Means Trying Again – Parenting Twins Article

During my first year of teaching kindergarten, a more experienced teacher kindly said to me, “Sometimes being a good teacher just means showing up again the next day.” I never forgot that. Sometimes being a good mother just means showing up again the next day. Trying again the next day. Every teacher struggles tremendously during the first years. I had a student with some serious emotional challenges that I really was not equipped to handle. I went home and sobbed…

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