I’ve just read through the new Carnival of Education, and I’m glad I did. I’ve received my encouragement (and conviction) for the week.
You sometimes wonder as a parent if you’re making a difference. Spunky at SpunkyHomeSchool no longer needs to worry. Her 14-year-old son has just given her new hope that the parental journey is worthwhile. I don’t want to tell you what he said. You need to read the whole thing yourself.
It is more than six years until we have our own 14-year-old. The phrase “don’t bend the wire” is one that will often come to mind over the course of the next six years.