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blondeatlast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-28-03 09:19 PM
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124. Good advice--keep the conference on track, don't let them
sideswipe you. I know you are very smart; you know the law; you can do this!
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  -"You shouldn't have taken your son to that march!" liberalhistorian  Oct-28-03 10:42 AM   #0 
  - that is really awful  theivoryqueen   Oct-28-03 10:48 AM   #1 
  - Unfortunately, the same thing has happened here in Ohio.  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 10:52 AM   #9 
     - Yes, this has been their tactic.  Arianrhod   Oct-28-03 11:09 AM   #28 
        - My daughter's principal told me to have her PASTOR talk some "sense" ...  BiggJawn   Oct-28-03 10:04 PM   #134 
        - Oh, for God's sake, who the hell  liberalhistorian   Oct-29-03 09:02 AM   #143 
        - Be prepared for more of this.  Arianrhod   Oct-29-03 11:19 AM   #145 
        - "they presented themselves as moderates"  Mairead   Oct-29-03 06:22 AM   #137 
           - That makes sense.  Arianrhod   Oct-29-03 11:13 AM   #144 
  - It is a bunch of bullshit.  BurtWorm   Oct-28-03 10:48 AM   #2 
  - The answer to your question: RALPH REED  catzies   Oct-28-03 11:53 AM   #66 
  - Give 'em hell.  kimchi   Oct-28-03 10:48 AM   #3 
  - Thank you, and I intend  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 10:54 AM   #12 
     - Call the papers  Robb   Oct-28-03 11:49 AM   #60 
        - YES! Call the papers, call the school board. CALL THE ACLU!  calimary   Oct-28-03 06:46 PM   #100 
        - Yes, call the papers....  Darth_Kitten   Oct-29-03 07:19 AM   #140 
  - RIGHT ON  La_Serpiente   Oct-28-03 10:48 AM   #4 
  - I live in Ohio, in a suburb of  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 10:55 AM   #14 
  - I grew up near Mansfield, OH...  Logansquare   Oct-28-03 11:48 AM   #59 
     - Yep, that's Ohio for ya!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:53 AM   #65 
     - Gees, I grew up in Green, south of Akron.......  sgr2   Oct-28-03 04:03 PM   #96 
  - I hardly think  prolesunited   Oct-28-03 11:22 AM   #41 
  - Make sure you let us know  Bronco69   Oct-28-03 10:48 AM   #5 
  - I will certainly do that!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 10:55 AM   #16 
     - oops, my bad....  DoNotRefill   Oct-28-03 06:47 PM   #101 
  - Bring a tape recorder  Caution   Oct-28-03 10:50 AM   #6 
  - Is there someone you can bring with you as a witness?  Lars39   Oct-28-03 10:54 AM   #13 
  - Tape recorders and witnesses are both  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 10:59 AM   #21 
     - Make certain with the tape recorder that you do the following  IrateCitizen   Oct-28-03 11:03 AM   #25 
        - exactly ! You must have tape recorder in plain view  protect freedom impeach bush n   Oct-28-03 12:15 PM   #73 
  - Either that...  DoNotRefill   Oct-28-03 06:45 PM   #99 
  - Welcome to the GOP vision of public education  Scott Lee   Oct-28-03 10:50 AM   #7 
  - The issue was your son talking at innapropriate times or disrupting  Lars39   Oct-28-03 10:51 AM   #8 
  - Lars is exactly correct  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:01 AM   #24 
  - It won't just be one teacher and the principal,  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:10 AM   #29 
     - Oh, hell...screw 'em!  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:16 AM   #34 
     - DO NOT MEET With All 6 teachers at same time. REFUSE TO !  protect freedom impeach bush n   Oct-28-03 12:18 PM   #78 
     - Do you have an attorney friend who can accompany you -  calimary   Oct-28-03 06:49 PM   #102 
     - I agree with the suggestion about lawyers  greekspeak   Oct-28-03 08:57 PM   #116 
     - 6? Definitely bring in an interested 3rd party--that might keep  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:21 PM   #125 
     - I just don't understand this.  gristy   Oct-28-03 09:22 PM   #126 
     - Take someone with you...  LeahMira   Oct-30-03 12:53 PM   #155 
  - If he was being disruptive, that's exactly what I plan  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:04 AM   #26 
  - Good advice--keep the conference on track, don't let them  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:19 PM   #124 
  - All I can say is that I am flabbergasted.  RebelOne   Oct-28-03 10:53 AM   #10 
  - Might I suggest you take a witness with you...  Paschall   Oct-28-03 10:53 AM   #11 
  - I 2nd that recommendation  sangh0   Oct-28-03 10:57 AM   #19 
  - I 3rd it...  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:04 AM   #27 
     - Yes, bring someone else to the meeting  cally   Oct-28-03 11:18 AM   #35 
     - My son has Asperger's Syndrome, a type of high-functioning  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:21 AM   #39 
        - Do you have a caseworker?  lunabush   Oct-28-03 11:32 AM   #48 
        - No, unfortunately I don't have a caseworker for him.  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:39 AM   #56 
        - Oops - didn't know your kid was  Yupster   Oct-28-03 11:35 AM   #53 
        - Not so sure  salin   Oct-28-03 02:03 PM   #91 
           - Well, if the principal  Yupster   Oct-28-03 03:54 PM   #95 
        - Thats very odd to me because..  SeveneightyWhoa   Oct-28-03 02:50 PM   #94 
        - my son is borderline Asperger's / NLD  goddess40   Oct-28-03 06:06 PM   #97 
        - That's exactly how my son feels,  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 08:22 PM   #108 
        - I'll be damned liberal historian  JohnKleeb   Oct-28-03 07:05 PM   #105 
           - Do you really?  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 08:28 PM   #109 
              - Yes I do  JohnKleeb   Oct-28-03 08:43 PM   #112 
     - ESPECIALLY if they're going to try to intimidate you by crowding  calimary   Oct-28-03 06:55 PM   #103 
        - My boss is an attorney,  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 08:34 PM   #111 
  - An attorney  Loonman   Oct-28-03 11:14 AM   #32 
  - I do kind of see your point.  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:18 AM   #37 
  - Respectfully disagree  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:26 AM   #44 
  - You don't have free speech in school  Loonman   Oct-28-03 11:34 AM   #52 
  - Actually, you do have the right to your opinion  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:49 AM   #61 
  - Some battles are worth fighting, some aren't  Loonman   Oct-28-03 11:36 AM   #54 
  - Agreed (n/t)  Stuckinthebush   Oct-28-03 11:50 AM   #62 
  - Power gap, exactly. Don't go it alone!  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:27 PM   #128 
  - I agree  northzax   Oct-28-03 11:33 AM   #50 
  - You'd be *AMAZED* how much "calmer" a meeting can be when...  Atlant   Oct-28-03 12:17 PM   #75 
     - LH is a paralegal; I think she should make that clear without being  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:29 PM   #129 
        - Good point!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 09:35 PM   #132 
           - That's *PRECISELY* what you want.  Atlant   Oct-29-03 08:50 AM   #142 
  - Tape record  Upfront   Oct-28-03 08:51 PM   #114 
  - Wow. Where do you live?  wtmusic   Oct-28-03 10:55 AM   #15 
  - Let DUers know if we can help  proud patriot   Oct-28-03 10:56 AM   #17 
  - Thank you!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:12 AM   #31 
  - If he's going to talk the talk  Loonman   Oct-28-03 10:56 AM   #18 
  - Your son sounds like a special child, liberalhistorian  IrateCitizen   Oct-28-03 10:58 AM   #20 
  - That is absolute BS  youngred   Oct-28-03 10:59 AM   #22 
  - Thanks, youngred, he really enjoyed  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:15 AM   #33 
  - Give them hell.  cmf   Oct-28-03 11:01 AM   # 
  - You have some great son, there!  eleny   Oct-28-03 11:01 AM   #23 
  - I live in Ohio, Repuke  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:23 AM   #42 
  - I am glad I did not go to the march.  Brian Sweat   Oct-28-03 11:11 AM   #30 
  - it is NONE of their buisness!...PERIOD..just as religion  ElsewheresDaughter   Oct-28-03 11:18 AM   #36 
  - I salute you!  RatTerrier   Oct-28-03 11:18 AM   #38 
  - Yeah and then they go and vote for Bush  CWebster   Oct-28-03 11:21 AM   #40 
  - After hundreds of parent conferences, my guess is that  Yupster   Oct-28-03 11:25 AM   #43 
  - Document everything in writing  cally   Oct-28-03 11:28 AM   #45 
  - I like this idea.  Lars39   Oct-28-03 11:33 AM   #51 
  - Go get 'em!  rozf   Oct-28-03 11:29 AM   #46 
  - What time, what school???  AWD   Oct-28-03 11:31 AM   #47 
  - I was just thinking that you would be a good "witness"  RetroLounge   Oct-28-03 12:09 PM   #70 
  - Please wear the Lucha Libre outfit, willya?!  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:33 PM   #130 
  - You sure have had a lot of trouble where you live  OKNancy   Oct-28-03 11:33 AM   #49 
  - No, it's the same teacher, and I was very surprised as well.  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:46 AM   #57 
  - Are they claiming you endangered him?  davsand   Oct-28-03 11:37 AM   #55 
  - I hope to GOD they claim she endangered him  AWD   Oct-28-03 11:46 AM   #58 
  - All they see is "protest".  davsand   Oct-28-03 11:57 AM   #67 
  - Thanks, Jeff!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 12:00 PM   #68 
     - LOL!  AWD   Oct-28-03 12:18 PM   #77 
  - I was thinking the same thing in the back of my mind  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 11:52 AM   #64 
  - One more thing  Yupster   Oct-28-03 12:57 PM   #84 
  - And, with the recorder running,  bunnyj   Oct-28-03 12:02 PM   #69 
  - Save that righteous rage, liberalhistorian  tom_paine   Oct-28-03 11:51 AM   #63 
  - BRING A TAPE RECORDER !  protect freedom impeach bush n   Oct-28-03 12:10 PM   #71 
  - Quote repubs on Clinton if they bring up respect for the presidency  July   Oct-28-03 12:13 PM   #72 
  - A suggestion for how your son can make contributions with his opinion  0rganism   Oct-28-03 12:16 PM   #74 
  - ROFLMAO!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 12:40 PM   #82 
     - Hehe, I'm such a smartass  0rganism   Oct-28-03 01:27 PM   #88 
  - Christ on a cracker!  MountainLaurel   Oct-28-03 12:17 PM   #76 
  - Wow  AWD   Oct-28-03 12:20 PM   #79 
     - It's heredity  MountainLaurel   Oct-28-03 12:41 PM   #83 
  - I'll bet if your son was pro Bush, you wouldn't have gotten a call.  cat_girl25   Oct-28-03 12:26 PM   #80 
  - Call the ACLU  Kanzeon   Oct-28-03 12:36 PM   #81 
  - Better than a tape recorder, bring a cell phone and leave it on  ex_jew   Oct-28-03 01:00 PM   #85 
  - I can't believe how pissed I am over this - imagine if I knew you  Dude_CalmDown   Oct-28-03 01:01 PM   #86 
  - Call the ACLU  goddess40   Oct-28-03 01:06 PM   #87 
  - Take Skittles with you. She'll kick their ass(es).  Buns_of_Fire   Oct-28-03 01:30 PM   #89 
  - Yes LH take skittles  JohnKleeb   Oct-28-03 08:59 PM   #117 
     - Thanks, John!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 09:05 PM   #119 
  - No freakin' way  sandnsea   Oct-28-03 01:55 PM   #90 
  - Did your son tell you he disrupted the class?  slinkerwink   Oct-28-03 02:13 PM   #92 
  - He may have gotten carried away and disrupted  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 02:28 PM   #93 
     - my son also has asperger's...small world.  RainDog   Oct-28-03 09:34 PM   #131 
  - Where is this happening?  screembloodymurder   Oct-28-03 06:21 PM   #98 
  - Your son shouldnt be told that  JohnKleeb   Oct-28-03 07:01 PM   #104 
  - It was great to meet you too, John,  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 09:07 PM   #120 
     - Well I was with Zack a good deal of the time  JohnKleeb   Oct-28-03 09:11 PM   #122 
  - During the anti-Vietnam years  Hamlette   Oct-28-03 07:41 PM   #106 
  - published at GFP  bpilgrim   Oct-28-03 07:49 PM   #107 
  - Great!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 08:46 PM   #113 
  - Can't public employees get fired for making these "suggestions"?  burr   Oct-28-03 08:30 PM   #110 
  - Boy, did they put the foot in the mouth this time.  LWolf   Oct-28-03 08:56 PM   #115 
  - Out-fuckin-rageous!  latebloomer   Oct-28-03 09:03 PM   #118 
  - Thanks!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 09:09 PM   #121 
  - Give 'em hell, mom!  blondeatlast   Oct-28-03 09:14 PM   #123 
  - I say go for the school board!  liberalhistorian   Oct-28-03 09:41 PM   #133 
  - Those are some some seriously warped teachers.  9215   Oct-28-03 09:27 PM   #127 
  - This is nothing but disguised child abuse  dmr   Oct-28-03 11:02 PM   #135 
  - Made sense to me! Great response!!  Isome   Oct-30-03 01:14 AM   #148 
  - Please let us know how things go.  alphafemale   Oct-29-03 06:13 AM   #136 
  - Yet another suggestion, for what it's worth  Enjolras   Oct-29-03 07:02 AM   #138 
  - I would take an attorney with me to shake em up  bleedingheart   Oct-29-03 07:13 AM   #139 
  - Three hours from Detroit to Cleveland  MSchreader   Oct-29-03 08:10 AM   #141 
  - So,...  MSchreader   Oct-30-03 12:53 AM   #146 
  - tell them to stick it. if they want a meeting with you over your son and  roguevalley   Oct-30-03 01:03 AM   #147 
  - Hope it's a really big conference room because you're gonna have...  Mary Pat   Oct-30-03 01:30 AM   #149 
  - Just get the  DiverDave   Oct-30-03 03:53 AM   #150 
  - So what happened?  RadFemFL   Oct-30-03 10:32 AM   #151 
  - Please let us know how this turns out..  bluestateguy   Oct-30-03 10:48 AM   #152 
  - Stay calm!!!  LeahMira   Oct-30-03 12:26 PM   #153 
  - I've seen babies taken to rallies for war and anti abortion rallies where  demigoddess   Oct-30-03 12:49 PM   #154 
  - You've had a lot of good advice here but I have one more suggestion  Love Bug   Oct-30-03 01:19 PM   #156 
 

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