Three kids imply $100,000 per annum, pre tax, in the private system. Three million dollars of future value when my wife reaches retirement age.
For a whole lot less, consider…
Volunteer in the district — I started by helping in the classroom but realized my skill set was most useful at the district level. Monica rotates between our kids’ classrooms on a weekly basis. If you want better treatment then give.
Hire public school teachers to tutor – the single best investment you can make for your kid – you will be amazed at the benefit one session per week brings to your child.
Join education.com // it’s a no-brainer and gives you access to worksheets you can do with your kids.
Smarter application of family finances:
- childcare to support your marriage and the young adults that work for you
- after school activities because fit kids have greater capacity to learn
- swap money for time and use the time to make yourself a better person
- live walking distance to a great public school, kill your kids’ commute and be a hub of goodness in your community
Choose wisely where you invest time, money and emotion.