[Part II of Beginnings is coming, I promise. It just needs time. It's a both more- and less-heartwarming story than Part I, and it's taking time and emotional energy, neither of which I have much of right now. Instead, let me tell you about my afternoon, via my Twitter feed...]
The difference a year makes: Got note from RSP teacher asking if it wd help if they sent home extra sci/soc studies books for N to keep home
W/in two hrs, emails back and forth between RSP, classroom tchr, principal, and we'll have books in hand on Monday.
Not my idea; not something I asked for; creative, proactive problem-solving on school's part. I'm stunned...and grateful.
And, yes, I effusively thanked all parties. Hard to believe it's the same UNIVERSE, much less the same school, though.