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Setting the stage for universal preschool: Is transitional Kindergarten serving students equitably?

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California is on the cusp of implementing universal preschool—a step that could help level the playing field for young children. Over the next few years, all four-year-olds will become eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK), which has been part of the state’s early learning programs since 2012. To help prepare for an equitable expansion, we provide a demographic portrait of TK students and the districts and schools offering TK, highlighting existing gaps in participation and access. (author abstract)

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Reports & Papers
Country:
United States
State(s):
California

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