They would be happy, successful, and safe. You knew too, that you would be the one person (as well as the other parent) that would know them the best, would know what they needed…and you would ensure that they got it! Bring these thoughts with you the next time you face a sea of school personnel at a parent-teacher meeting or an educational meeting in order to formulate a plan of academics to insure a healthy self-esteem and success.
Too many parents are intimidated by the professionals for no good reason. Gather your necessary information and advocate for this precious child you had and promised from the beginning that you would protect. You will succeed and your child will thrive.