Yeah, I had the same sentiments when I was her age and was a "metal-mouth". If I was her teacher, this brave girl would definately get an "A" for honesty.
I remmeber how shitty braces were. That had to be the worst three years of my life! Well, maybe not the worst three, there were two in there somewhere, but they were definately a shitty group of shits in that group!
When was the last time you checked your kid's homework?