Kindergarten Choices

Picking a kindergarten for your child can be a tough choice. Discover the benefits of different kindergarten programs and learn to spot the signs of good kindergarten classrooms to ensure a successful match for your child.

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    Full-Day Kindergarten Programs

    Recent research supports the effectiveness of full-day kindergarten programs. Here are some of its benefits as compared...

    Source: Educational Resource Information Center (U.S. Department of Education)
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    Top 10 Signs of a Good Kindergarten Classroom

    What do kindergarteners need to grow physically, emotionally, and intellectually? Here are the top 10 signs of a good...

    Source: National Association for the Education of Young Children
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    Full Day or Half Day? The Kindergarten Conundrum

    Every state and school approaches kindergarten differently, and the majority are trending towards full-day programs....

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    Readiness and Placement of Kindergarten Children

    The Escalated Curriculum You may be amazed at how kindergartens are changing. After visiting kindergarten programs, you...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    Full-Day vs. Half-Day Kindergarten

    Summary Statement: Children who attend full-day kindergarten programs learn more in literacy and mathematics over the...

    Source: Early Education for All
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    Recent Research on All-Day Kindergarten

    Find out about the academic, social, and behavioral effects of all-day kindergarten, as well as parents' and teachers'...

    Source: Educational Resource Information Center (U.S. Department of Education)
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