Tag: Edmonds-Everett-Seattle PreK-3rd coalition

  When students arrive for the first day of kindergarten, too often it’s like they are getting onto a moving train a few stops too late.   They should have jumped on the train in pre-kindergarten, if not at birth, and traveled on an integrated track to kindergarten.   Today, the New America Foundation laid[…..]

  Last fall, 70 kindergarten, child care and pre-kindergarten teachers packed the Edmonds School District boardroom for an evening to talk about teaching, how children were and weren’t getting ready for kindergarten and generally trade ideas about education from pre-k through third grade.   In many ways that meeting was the culmination of two years[…..]