For me, the first day of school isn't quite the traumatic experience as it is for either my kid's Mom or that it was when I was in school. Yes, it's kinda sad seeing that my offspring are getting older, but it's also kind of cool too. To see them growing up. AND gotta be going back to school? What's wrong with that? ;)

Here's the classic "First Day of School" episode of the Cosby Show. All 23 glorious minutes in pure 80's color and sound. "No more teachers' dirty looks..."