Parent Q&A: Current Questions Open for Responses

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Childcare & Preschool Advice

AIM Japanese Children's House(0 responses, 3 pending)
Hearts Leap North experience(0 responses)
Little Berkeley School on Hopkins(1 response, 1 pending)
Seeking opinions on Keystone Montessori in El Cerrito(2 responses)
Experience with Happa Baby for young infant?(1 response)
Appropriate age range for baby in nanny share(6 responses)
How much do you pay your nanny share nanny?(4 responses)

Classes & Camps & Groups & Tutors

East Bay Mandarin Immersion elementary options(0 responses, 4 pending)
Options for afternoon tennis classes(1 response)
Family Capoeira Virtual Options(2 responses)
Inprov/acting class for a tween female(2 responses)

Community & Housing & Work

Seneca/kaiser intensive outpatient(0 responses)
Parking permit for a nanny?(0 responses, 2 pending)
Moving from London to East Bay with toddler - where to?(1 response, 6 pending)
Moving to South San Francisco(0 responses, 2 pending)
Advice about rental application(0 responses, 10 pending)
Telling 4 year old we are moving apartments (0 responses, 2 pending)
Families in Clinton Neighborhood?(0 responses, 2 pending)
Single mom- buying property(0 responses, 1 pending)
Moving companies for East Coast move(0 responses, 2 pending)
Our Preschool not requiring masks for kids(0 responses, 14 pending)
Compensation for teachers at east bay private schools?(0 responses)
Sequoyah Neighborhood(1 response)
Anyone living in Wilder Orinda?(2 responses)
6 months abroad with family during junior year?(9 responses)
Moving to Henderson, NV(0 responses)
Hercules/Pinole environmentally safe?(3 responses)
Buying in Oakland or Berkeley near BART(4 responses)
Can anyone recommend a career counselor?(3 responses)

Family & Relationships

Do you still have a desire for intimacy?(17 responses)

Health & Wellness

ISO Holistic Pediatric Dentist (0 responses)
Looking for the GYN without the OB(0 responses)
Therapist Recommendations for Mid-Life Crisis(0 responses)
Hip Bursitis(0 responses)
Couples Counselor that takes Insurance (Anthem)(4 responses)
East Bay Psychopharmacology Group?(0 responses)
Seeking an African American therapist(6 responses)
Seeking therapist for chronic illness or disability(0 responses)
Teen therapist - Tri Valley area(1 response)
Seeking pediatric dentist in-network Delta Dental(3 responses)
Kaiser male doctor - Oakland/Alameda (1 response)
Ameritas dental insurance recommendation (1 response)
OB/Gyn Recommendation in Walnut Creek or Lamorinda?(2 responses)
Feedback on therapists(0 responses)
Knee specialist(0 responses)
Gifted and Experienced Acupuncturist Sought(15 responses)
Seeking a dentist with Maryland Bridge expertise(0 responses)
East Bay Women's Health: ISO recommendations (11 responses)
Looking for a Dermatologist Rec for Teen(2 responses)
How to make sure my child isn’t a jerk?(11 responses)
Diagnosing Mild Dyslexia or Something Else(9 responses)
Updated L&D experiences at Kaiser Oakland?(4 responses)
Teen Therapist in Walnut Creek/Lamorinda(3 responses)

House & Garden

ISO person who can repair doors after break-in(0 responses)
Soft spots in hardwood floors (0 responses)
Berkeley Painters(0 responses)
Affordable veterinarian for second opinion(4 responses)
Bug Bites -- Ideas?(6 responses)
Lawn & irrigation installation recommendation?(0 responses, 1 pending)
Clean/bleach cedar shingle siding(0 responses)
Small-job videochat carpentry consult? (0 responses)
Architect for addition to house(0 responses, 1 pending)
ADU without kitchen?(5 responses)
Reactive puppy trainer(2 responses)
Converting workshop to ADU(0 responses)
Lawnless frontyard landscaping ideas(1 response, 1 pending)
Any experiences with Yardzen?(4 responses)
Gutters(5 responses)


Daughter obsessed with unicorns and rainbows(2 responses)
Best Blended Family Book for Integrating Pre-teen(1 response)
BPN or for San Jose area(0 responses)
Preschool nap alternatives?(6 responses)

Products & Services

Accountant Specializing in Real Estate Taxation(0 responses)
Need MacBook laptop to borrow or rent for a week (3 responses)
Pediatrician(0 responses, 6 pending)
Commercial Real Estate Attorney Needed(1 response)
Tax accountant / cpa needed (1 response)
Buyer’s agent?(29 responses)
Rental investment service providers and advice(4 responses)

School Advice

Summer birthday. When to start school?(2 responses, 6 pending)
Independent Kindergarten Application Process Questions(0 responses, 2 pending)
OUSD Lottery 1st Grade(0 responses, 1 pending)
West County Mandarin for the 2021-22 school year(0 responses, 1 pending)
Post high school transitions program?(1 response)
We are considering North Oakland Charter for our Kindergartener(5 responses, 4 pending)
Is Springstone no longer an IEP Placement option?!(0 responses)
Berkeley School versus TRIS(0 responses, 3 pending)
Transfer OK'd for elementary but what about middle & high school?(0 responses, 3 pending)
BUSD Southeast Zone Elementary School Feedback(2 responses)
Parent Newsgroups for Willard or John Muir(2 responses)
Private Middle Schools - Prospect Sierra and Head Royce(4 responses, 1 pending)
Thousand Oaks school Berkeley reviews wanted(0 responses, 1 pending)
High school after Yuming Charter school(2 responses)
Thoughts on BUSD Elementary schools in central zone?(2 responses)
Learning assessment (during COVID) for 9 year old(3 responses)
Enrollment for BUSD - Proof of Residency(6 responses)
BUSD Middle School options(3 responses)
Ocean View Elementary in Albany(1 response)
Schools in Hercules(1 response)
Online high school courses(1 response)
Recent Feedback on Julia Morgan(1 response)
BUSD Transitional Kindergarten vs preschool (4 responses)
College advisor for transfer student. (0 responses)
ISO Public high school(6 responses)
Non-binary kiddo entering middle school(4 responses)
Fusion Academy and Tilden Preparatory School(6 responses)
College admissions advisor(4 responses)
What’s happening with college admissions? (8 responses)

Teens & Preteens & Young Adults

Access to neurodiverse (ND) young adult peers to meet?(2 responses)
Teen searching web about breast binding(6 responses)
How to parent risk-taking teen activist(2 responses)
Executive and academic coaching for young adult(4 responses)