i would inform the leaders for sure. other parents hard to call that one. if you have any (short) reports or information you can hand the leaders that would be informative on how they...(more)3-8-2009 4:46pm
oh i am sorry. Ugh. i tend to always tell but understand others sometimes don't feel the same way. i figure that it does dc no favors for me to not be out -- ppl do tend to be a lot...(more)3-8-2009 4:48pm
more understanding if they know, ime. GL with this!
if it's just adhd I wouldn't tell--at the boy scouts meeting all the boys run around like crazy and climb the walls. Literally climb the walls. I would give it a couple of meetings...(more)3-9-2009 1:56pm
and see how he fits in before I said anything to anyone and I would only do it if he was having a really hard time fitting in and getting along
I just posted above and while my son does not have adhd, he has enough problems focusing and controlling himself that everyone thinks he does--so essentially it's the same issue. I would...(more)3-9-2009 2:00pm
only tell the leaders if for some reason it will prompt them to do something differently--otherwise, they'll always be on the lookout for hyperactive behavior from your son even though five other kids are doing the same thing. That's just my experience though.