85/365 Thank-you Barbara Meyer

I was held back in 3rd grade because Miss Meyer thought I was educationally immature for my age. She was right but at the time I was full of shame. It took me until at least my thirties to tell anyone about it. If she hadn’t kept me back, I may never have finished high school.

6 thoughts on “85/365 Thank-you Barbara Meyer

  1. One of my favourite Ted Talks is by Sir Ken Robinson, in which he opines about the education system insisting on training children in groups based on their production date. I’m sure I’m misquoting him terribly, but it was along those lines.

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