The school year has begun, but that does not mean that anxieties about making the right school choice for your child have dissipated. Oftentimes, the choice of where our children go to school can be one of the most stressful choices we make as parents. And these days there are a lot of choices.
How can we communicate the emotions that came as we watched the events of 9/11 unfold ... to our children? The hurt, fear, and hope are at times just as raw now as they were then. With the 10th anniversary of September 11th, 2001 quickly approaching, parents should take the opportunity to explain what happened to children – as they’ll see evidence of the anniversary this year – and how we’re moving forward as a nation.