kindergarten meaning

West Virginia elementary class writes book about rescued stray kitten

The circumstances of one’s birth are not necessarily indicative of the rest of one’s life. Nothing exemplifies that notion better than Atlas, the Kindergarten Kitten. Salem Elementary School kindergartners, with the help of their teachers, wrote and published a book about their experience raising a stray kitten. The kitten was found last August by Brittney […]

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Gov. Cox signs full-day kindergarten and school safety bills

“This is the most important bill signing that we’re doing,” said Utah Gov. Spencer Cox at a ceremonial bill signing at Daniels Canyon Elementary School. He and Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson signed several bills Wednesday. Among them was HB 477 Full-day Kindergarten Amendments, sponsored by Rep. Robert Spendlove of Sandy. “It essentially makes all-day kindergarten

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Legislature codifies ‘Transition to Kindergarten’

About a decade ago, Promise Kindergarten launched with a 10-week program for pre-kindergarten students at Bellingham Public Schools. Washington’s first iteration of Transitional Kindergarten (TK) was intended to offer a jumpstart to kindergarten for children in families who otherwise could not access early childhood education, said Ferndale Superintendent Kristi Dominguez, who was one of the

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