Wendy Manning wrote: > > My new principal (middle school) is great, supportive and enthusiastic, and my > scheduling has gone from nightmarish to somewhat reasonable. > However, she keeps putting information about poster contests in my mailbox. Even > if I did have time to do them, I detest them. > What I'm asking you for is a diplomatic, educationally-sound, non-whiny way of > saying NO thanks. I don't want to simply sound negative, but to educate. > Any ideas? > Wendy
My mailbox gets a lot of those, too. I just toss them without a word.
No one ever asks me about them later.
Perhaps your principal is placing them in your box thinking you would be
interested. It sounds like she's trying to be helpful.