kindergarten

118 degrees, but we survived

With all the hot weather I thought you might like this historical week in Fontana, some time in the ’70s. I woke up at home before going to work as a kindergarten teacher. It soo ...

Auburn kindergartners get first look at school life

The school bell rang throughout Auburn Wednesday morning, and some of Auburn Elementary’s newest members walked through their classroom doors with mixed emotions. Auburn kinderg ...

Standard harms young minds

Re: “Young learners face high expectations,” (Journal, March 14): As a developmentally trained teacher, with a brain-based philosophy of teaching, I am appalled at the current ...

District has more options for young learners

Kindergarten is expecting more from today’s youngsters, and Auburn schools are looking for ways to prepare students. “One of the biggest differences with kindergarten right no ...

Help students be prepared

As we begin making plans to head back to school, I am hopeful for the 24-plus kindergartners who will enter my classroom and for future kindergartners. Senate Bill 1381, authored ...

She strives to instill early love of learning

Kindergarten is just part of Beckie Lopez King's day. It's where you'll find her, Monday through Friday, during the school day. But just because the bell rings doesn't mean Lopez ...