CO-PARENTING TIPS BEFORE SCHOOL STARTS
A Summary from Blake & Associates Law Firm
By Diane L. Danois, J.D.
Blended families are rife with potential battlegrounds when it comes to the kids' schools, especially when step-parents are part of the picture. In order to anticipate and mitigate the battles before they occur, all involved parties need to be involved in — and agree to abide by — a plan that works to avoid confusion or misunderstanding. Expectations and responsibilities must be set so that everyone's role is identified and relationships, as well as the kids' school performance, do not suffer.