1. A reader who attended the YMCA track meet Saturday sent this photo of the back of the jersey worn by a 4th grade boys team (and their coaches) from an HPISD school. She wrote, “Guess humility and sportsmanship were not the lessons being taught. Disappointing that this is becoming acceptable in our culture.” What do you think?
2. Granola-ish nutrimoms are raging. A UP Elementary mom claims she was booted from the school library for nursing while covered with a blanket. HPISD’s Helen Williams responded:
Billie Kissinger said that over the years, when mothers are nursing on campus, she and Dr. Carter offer a private place for them to nurse. They do this both out of consideration for the nursing mothers and for the children, faculty members and volunteers who are in the libraries, classrooms and other public areas.
3. Today is packed with mixed emotions for area parents. To some, it’s the last Monday of peace before summer. To others, it is the countdown to fun. I’m somewhere in between but certain I should be savoring every last second.