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Am I a helicopter parent?

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

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Am I a helicopter parent?

Day Two of school and I feel as though they’ve been back a hundred years.  I was merrily tweeting to a friend that I’d beaten my own personal best record of 48 hours before bending the school secretary’s ear - I was on the phone literally the minute we got out of the car after pick-up yesterday - […]

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Revenge of the Scary School Secretary

Sunday, November 22, 2009

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Go on, admit it. You’ve always suspected that the Scary School Secretary, who rules the head teacher, the pupils and the parents with a rod of iron, was about to snap. She sits there all day long, in her dust-coloured cardi, answering the phone in a pinched, hyper-polite voice as though she was a millimetre […]

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