816 North Opinion

April 29, 2014 12:00 AM

Susan Vollenweider: I gave my kid a finger and gave his teacher a hand

There must have been a good reason for my son’s third-grade teacher to assign parents a project at the end of the year, the time when every club and group is cramming events onto the calendar, a time when summer sports have begun, kids are burning out on classwork and parents are scrambling to finalize summer plans.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Cartier Diarra discusses his dancing past, K-State basketball future 3:42

Cartier Diarra discusses his dancing past, K-State basketball future

KU freshman Josh Jackson runs through shooting drills 0:38

KU freshman Josh Jackson runs through shooting drills

Erik Kynard aims for gold at 2016 Olympics 2:16

Erik Kynard aims for gold at 2016 Olympics

Blair Kerkhoff and Jesse Newell analyze KU's win over K-State 2:14

Blair Kerkhoff and Jesse Newell analyze KU's win over K-State

Highlights from KU camp scrimmage 0:55

Highlights from KU camp scrimmage

Father of former rower who alleged she was sexually assaulted in dorm says KU must change now 2:15

Father of former rower who alleged she was sexually assaulted in dorm says KU must change now

KU's Cheick Diallo discusses season debut 1:02

KU's Cheick Diallo discusses season debut

K-State's Wesley Iwundu, Justin Edwards make case For NIT 0:44

K-State's Wesley Iwundu, Justin Edwards make case For NIT

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos