[Susan notes: The writer makes critical point about 'Get them ready' curriculum that damages 4-year-olds. It continues to damage children throughout their Common Core lives. The Common Core claims to get them college- and career-ready, but as Paul Krugman points out in Jobs and Skills and Zombies, the jobs aren't there.]
To the editor
Re Giving Up on 4-Year-Olds (editorial, March 27):
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