Contributed by Joseph Smith on Nov 23, 2009
Leaving no child behind means that we parents set aside our own pleasures, that we learn to advocate for our children, and that we cross cultures with our resources.
It was every parent’s worst nightmare. My son, my own flesh and blood, standing in front of me, and announcing that he was taking lessons in ... skydiving!
Skydiving! That’s where people walk out of airplanes and float downward to earth, supported by a thin sheet of cloth and a few little