[Susan notes: The trouble is Steve isn't exaggerating. It would be impossible to exaggerate what's going on in Mobile kindergartens.
To the editor
In Mobile County, “Schools now require letter grades for kindergarten students,” Nov 12). One of the reasons given is that we must prepare students for first grade. If this reasoning is correct, we should grade preschoolers to prepare them for kindergarten, and grade toddlers to prepare them for preschool. I leave it to the reader to follow this line of reasoning further.
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