Playground politics for new parents and how to handle them
So your little fledglings have settled into Reception and may even be showing a healthy lack of interest in you now they have made some friends.
But before you sigh in relief that their classmates don't appear to be the psychopaths of tomorrow, you need to realise you've just stepped on the social rollercoaster too.
Elephant traps abound in the perilous world of playground politics - here we give fair warning of some and how to deal with them.
It's not a popularity contest
As you stand spare and alone in the playground, your eyes may be drawn to a gaggle of mothers and a few fathers, all... read more
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