It’s easy to feel pressure during the holidays, especially whether to buy Christmas presents for your children’s school staff.
Children in elementary school don’t have just one teacher; They have many..
Is there a line that you draw when purchasing Christmas gifts for employees?
Today, let’s discuss whether to buy Christmas presents for teachers and ways to keep the costs low.
Christmas presents for the entire staff
While chatting to a group of parents at our son’s school, one mentioned they bought Christmas presents for her son’s teachers.
Immediately, my mind was focused on the word “teachers” because that meant more than one.
Our son is in third grade. We buy Christmas gifts for his teacher but not for his teacher in grade three.
We never gave much thought to the other school staff contributing to our son’s education.
For the sake of this article, let’s consider many of the staff that a public school may have in Ontario.
- Teacher – Grade school teacher
- Assistant in Education – If your child uses an EA to include extra help for a child.
- Bus driver – Your child’s bus driver brings your child to school…