Starting school is an exciting time and a big step in any child's life. Many things will happen over the next 13 years of their educational experience. Socially alone, they will choose their friends, make hard decisions, and grow into their personality.
Let's face it; this list could go on forever. Eventually you just have to let your little one go while you wait anxiously by the window for them to come home. Just remember how lucky you are to be the most important teacher they will ever have.
Alex recently graduated with a degree in public relations and is now working as an intern helping to produce content for FamilyShare.com. Apart from writing, he enjoys sports, backpacking and spending time with his amazing family.