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    RE: Needing advice

    The line of protocol is to report; involving parents can be negligent as it risks the safety of the child.  Aren't we all staying up to date on our mandated reporter training to prevent getting rusty on this? ------------------------------ Laila Taslimi ... More

  • This is a very difficult situation. First, I would seek the assistance of a counselor for him and the victims involved. This child could be suffering from underlying problems at home, example: sexual, physical. emotional abuse.  Where does an 11 year ... More

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    RE: Needing advice

    Dear Kaitlynn, How sad and surprising that a professional in a supervisory role would have such poor judgment to take the worst possible action of speaking with the child's parent.  As you know from your training the child is exhibiting behavior that ... More

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    RE: Nap time help

    Hi Sarah, I'm sorry to hear that you've been put in such a difficult position. I always make sure that the children in our class are mostly settled before leaving for breaks, and let whoever is covering know everything they need to have a successful ... More

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    Nap time help

    About a month ago, I started working at a local preschool. I cover teacher lunches at nap time, assist with snack, and help supervise a 2.5 hour outdoor play time. The center has some questionable practices (I've already communicated them and other ... More

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