kindergarten

In late December, the Elk River Area School Board approved a 5.5 hour everyday kindergarten program for all kindergartners beginning in the fall of 2013. As with many issues entrusted to elected public officials to decide, this was not a simple black and white decision, but one with many factors.  I’d like to share some […]

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by Jim Boyle Editor The end of Wednesday’s Early Childhood Summit was described by Charlie Blesener as a beginning, something he said Plato had something to say about. “The beginning is the most important part of the work,” the famous philosopher stated centuries ago. Blesener, the Elk River Area School District’s director community engagement, said […]

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