Every Word Counts

“We really baked their chicken!” Brian exclaimed gleefully. “You did what?” I asked.  “Last night, when my Dad came back from the meeting with our neighbors he said, ‘We really baked their chicken.’” Hmm…. “Did he maybe say, ‘We really cooked their goose?’”  “Yeah, that’s it!”  Kids repeat, often word-for-word, Continue Reading

How and When to Say No to Prospective Student

Ask Diane “If I may ask: what do you do when it becomes apparent that the prospective student just doesn’t seem to be a good fit? Personality-wise? (But the parents love you and obviously don’t see anything wrong.) I’ve had a few interviews where there were some red flags but Continue Reading