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California schools are getting a new grade: Here’s what changes and how it will affect you

Publication: The Sacramento Bee
Date: December 2022

If there were ever a time to expand free early education for California children, this might be it.

Teacher Shannon Faltermier sees the need every day in her transitional kindergarten classroom at Thomas Kelly Elementary School in Carmichael, where 4-year-olds raised during the coronavirus pandemic seem to be a bit behind the students she remembers from before COVID-19.