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Are We Expecting Too Much from Kindergarteners?

With limited seats available in top-quality public schools in many larger districts, a trend is occurring that shouldn’t surprise most educators.  Parents are hiring tutors to prep their pre-schoolers for screening tests. In Chicago, for example, 13,058 applications are on … Continue reading

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