Tag: Full-day kindergarten

  It is a busy time in the world of early education, with good news for home visiting in Congress, new recommendations for the early learning workforce and success implementing full-day kindergarten in Washington’s Bellingham School District.   Home Visiting Progress   Congress moved closer to renewing the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting[…..]

  It may be summer, but Washington educators will go back to school next week to work on the state’s early education continuum at the Starting Strong Sixth Annual P-3 Institute.   This year, the conference will begin by focusing on full-day kindergarten and the potential of marrying neuroscience and education, two areas where Washington[…..]

  Superintendents are increasingly playing a leading role in early education reform and one of the pioneers of this work is building a model continuum from pre-kindergarten through third grade just outside Seattle.   Since taking over as Highline Public Schools superintendent a year ago, Susan Enfield has been constructing bridges between pre-kindergarten and the district’s elementary[…..]