Archive for September 16th, 2008

School Exchange

Over the years, our children have taken part in a school activity involving a school exchange, and we have offered accommodation to visiting pupils.    We have hosted netball players from Australia, two lots of musicians from Munich and rugby players from Canada.    It has all been good and positive, and we have enjoyed being part of the exchange experience.

We are due to host a musician in October.    This time, our school has gone way over the top and issued child protection guidelines (which is basic common sense), and also a guide to what to do if your visiting child discloses information to you.    Pages and pages of it.

Oh my goodness.    Something simple is suddenly becoming too difficult.     Was there really a problem needing fixed here?

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