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My son asked his teacher if he could resign from the 1st grade.

Close up of rainbow colored textbooks stacked up high.
Photo by Kimberly Farmer on Unsplash

She said it’s the first time she received a formal resignation from a student!

She and I chuckled at his creativity. Then, we got serious and talked about his struggles. One day he hid under a table and refused to go to P.E. The next day he bolted for the door to escape a COVID spit test (I should have prepared him).

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Adrienne Parkhurst

Adrienne Parkhurst

Mom. Wife. Writer. Editor. Healthcare Freelance Writer. Lifetime Learner. Flawed Leader. Sharing my life lessons through personal essays and memoirs.