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Introduction After a 12 year career as a child and family therapist was suspended in order to raise our 3 boys, I've dipped my toe back in the working world - this time as a school assistant at the local elementary school. Although my Masters degree in social work is not a prerequisite for this job by any stretch of the imagination, it certainly hasn't hurt! My day consists of time in the classroom (Kindergarten or a 4/5 split) and time on the playground at recess. Early on, I realized if I listened and watched, this seemingly mundane job could be a ton of fun! Here are some of the things I have observed or overheard on the playground or throughout the school...