Why Preschool?

By Karen Trudell

Kindergarten isn’t what it used to be. Gone are the days of graham crackers and milk, naptime mats and learning to use scissors and paste. These days, kindergarten is more like first grade.

With schools taking a faster pace of instruction than they did 20 years ago, it is essential now that children enter kindergarten properly prepared. But that doesn’t mean just knowing their ABCs and 123s before fall of their first official year in school. Continue reading Why Preschool?