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Educator explains why pre-Kindergarten is essential

Posted By Rob Schofield On October 9, 2012 @ 8:00 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

[1]If you’re looking for a concise and common sense explanation of why North Carolina needs to invest more rather than less in pre-Kindergarten programs, read this op-ed by a Wake Forest educator named Kim Hughes [2] in this morning’s edition of Raleigh’s News & Observer.

As Hughes’ piece makes clear, every day that North Carolina waits to create a truly universal and free pre-K program is another in which we have failed to do what we need to do to secure our future.   

 


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[2] this op-ed by a Wake Forest educator named Kim Hughes: http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/10/08/2399602/get-with-the-pre-k-program.html

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