• What I Want The Angry Child In My Classroom To Know

    29 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    To the angry child in my classroom: I see you and I'm here for you.
    Though I may have used the singular “child” in the intro, this is truly a message to more children than I can count from my three years of teaching.
    A peer says something, maybe even innocuous, but it deeply offends you. It makes you boil over and explode into either tears or acting out, sometimes aggressively.
    I'll never be mad at you for that, but I will try to help you. Under no circumstances will I give up on combatting your immediate fight or flight response - a reaction you've undoubtedly become reliant on at your...
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