After four kids, do I get to call myself a mothering expert? OK, definitely not. But looking back, I want to smack my first-time mom self upside the head, because, whoa regrets.
Looking for a new challenge, Ventilla pondered how one might rethink the entire school experience and apply personalization to a pre-K through eighth-grade school. In essence, he's applying what he learned in Silicon Valley and merging that with education.
“In the school system no one sees your inner stream of consciousness, your imagination. They only see how slow you are,” Kaufman said. That would have been true for Kaufman throughout school, except one perceptive teacher recognized his simmering frustration and was willing to look past his long history in special education classes. She gave him an untimed test, which ultimately showed he was likely capable of participating in general education classes.
Yep... some of that "great" advice you get should just be forgotten.
This stage of life. It’s hard, you guys.
Too short (and unpaid) maternity leaves, expensive childcare and long commutes are all reasons a large number of educated and skilled women leave the workforce after they have kids. What becomes clear pretty quickly for these women is that they're giving up way more than a job: they're giving up the independence money brings, they're leaving blank years on their résumés and they're no longer exercising the specific muscles that made them really good at the jobs they have left behind.
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