Full Day Kindergarten is Back. Really. We Mean it This Time.

I was almost afraid to blog about this, because it seems so out of the blue in this up-and-down story of full day kindergarten.  I’m interested to hear the details….

UPDATE: In a nutshell: the full-day kindergarten issue has been solved. Federal Title I dollars will be used to fund the program; a solution that Superintendent Arlene Ackerman said only came together Friday afternoon. She said this was not an option before this week. This is a permanent fix, but will mean that money has to come from other things typically funded by Title I money, which have historically included professional development, summer programs, reduced class size initiatives, etc. No decisions have been made on what to cut.

via Kristen Graham and  Philly School Files and The Inquirer

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