A few days ago Senator Newberry came and visited my kindergarten classroom. He took over calendar time and did a read aloud. His visit was prompted by our school counselor at a recent rally. She is advocating for a change in the cut off date for Kindergarten eligibility. I was appreciative of his time and the way he listened to the rational behind our idea. A few days later I had my 15 minutes of fame on our local news. It definitely got people talking about the subject of school readiness. Let’s hope that it doesn’t end up just being talk!
Here’s my 15!