Has anyone noticed that new standards seem to move requirements down a grade level? What was once required in 5th grade is now required in 4th. First grade standards are moving into kindergarten. What does this mean?
Are our kids suddenly smarter? More capable? More worldly? More knowledgeable due to all the technology surrounding them each day? Parents and teachers should read this article...Kids Haven't Changed: Kindergarten Has.
Great food for thought.