The Board of Education has discovered that Tabitha, who is of school age, has not yet enrolled, placing Samantha and Darrin in contravention of state law. Beyond Samantha not liking the Board representative's inference of Samantha being unqualified to home school Tabitha, Samantha feels they have no other choice but to send Tabitha to regular, mortal school. As such, Samantha has a talk with their daughter about absolutely no witchcraft at school, no exceptions. Tabitha may have difficulties in keeping to her promise with fellow student Charlton Rollnick continually bullying her, which constantly gets her in trouble with the teacher, Mrs. Peabody. What Tabitha decides to do about Charlton not only has consequences for Charlton and Tabitha, but for Samantha in dealing with Mrs. Peabody, who believes all clingy parents like Samantha are alike thinking their child is special, and Mrs. Rollnick, a loud woman who knows about Charlton's general misbehavior and who deals with it not with ... Written by
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The character portrayed by Maudie Prickett
is called Mrs. Peabody. In the end credits, the character's name is listed as Miss. Vogel. See more
[citing school board's criteria for homeschooling
Do you have a teaching certificate?
No, but I have a birth certificate... showing that I'm her mother.