Sunday, January 12, 2003

Day CARE! Required!

—We enrolled M in a Day School For two days a week with a teacher who had also been adopted at age 7 with a sister who was 3—this was a great environment for M and the teacher was fantastic.

I simply cannot understand WHY we have to put her in day care? Because the adoption is NOT final the STATE can require us to do this and personally I think it is stupid....should the children have time to bond with us before we send them off to day care or pre-school? I thought that was part of the reason the children were placed with US---because I am a stay at home mom!

Anyway--apparently they feel that she needs Social activities in order to develop skills she never got for the first four years when she was with birth mom....and because the Foster Family had her in Head Start they thing she should continue... I hate this I think it is Wrong but I cannot do anything about it.

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