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State Probes School Response To Student Injury

A kindergartner was allowed to return to her Bridgeport classroom after a playground accident broke her arm in two places.


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Teen Shot At RI Kindergarten Graduation Party

Police in Providence are searching for a group of youths who showed up uninvited to a kindergarten graduation party and shot one of the guests.


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Kindergarten Patchwork Concerns Connecticut Parents

As Connecticut tries to close education gaps between its rich and poor children, another gap is growing between school districts that offer full-day kindergarten and those that don’t.


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Grade-less Schools, All-Day Kindergarten, Universal Preschool Win Board Praise

Connecticut’s state Board of Education is praising a slate of reform proposals from a superintendents’ group, which calls for a range of ideas that include eliminating age-based grade levels and promoting students based on their skills.


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House Delays Measure Raising Kindergarten Age

The Connecticut House of Representatives have passed legislation that postpones plans to raise the starting age for Connecticut kindergarten students.



Proposal To Change Starting Age For Kindergarten Revived

A proposal to change Connecticut’s kindergarten enrollment cutoff date has been revived in one legislative committee after being eliminated in another.


Plan Would Tighten Age Requirement for Kindergarten

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The state Education Board has approved a plan to move up the date on which children must be 5 years old to enroll in kindergarten. Under the decision made Wednesday, children […]