[Susan notes: Stephen Krashen points to the absurdity of pushing the 'get ready' curriculum lower and lower. And it got published.]
To the editor
Re: Testing 3- and 4-year-olds is newest front in Louisiana school accountability: Louisiana has decided that pre-school is "kindergarten prep" ("Testing 3- and 4-year-olds is newest front in Louisiana school accountability," July 21): All pre-school classes will be monitored to make sure children learn their numbers and letters so that they are ready for the rigors of kindergarten.
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