To get a good idea of what people are saying about full-day kindergarten, we turned to social media. Here's a sample of what people are saying:

Full-Day Kindergarten: Year 3 Begins

With two years of full-day kindergarten under our belts, what are people saying? What is working? What's not? What should you expect in the new school year?

Storified by Sarah Michaelis · Wed, Aug 01 2012 12:45:07

@ottawacity remember my blog post http://bit.ly/OJaCxR about #childcare in #ottawa for Full day Kindergarten?Frances Palaschuk
#YGK Full-day kindergarten means more jobs at board Kingston Whig-Standard http://www.thewhig.com/2012/07/31/full-day-kindergarten-means-more-jobs-... Allen
@TiaMowry i dropped my baby girl off at her 1st day of full day kindergarten! i feel ur pain! good luck :)laura wolf
RT @nbody6: @mwaissbluth @Educacion2020 The Full-Day Early Learning – Kindergarten Program (Ontario, Canada) http://bit.ly/gBnByx http://bit.ly/OjmQegMario Waissbluth
RT @OntarioEDU: Wondering what your children will learn and do in full-day kindergarten? Find out here: http://ow.ly/cCU0r #FDKAECEO
I think there should be legislation enacted around the country to call for Full-Day kindergarten. Isn't education "the great equalizer?"Shakei Haynes
RT @TanyaTalaga: School board trustees must tell govt by early August what their plans are, says Broten. Eliminating jobs, full day kindergarten "not on."Hugo Rodrigues
RT @LaurelBroten: Richmond Hill families are excited about the best possible start for their kids with Full Day Kindergarten http://on.fb.me/PIzpj1 #fdk #rhillMarni Flaherty
@lmapp Plus, our school is full day kindergarten. It's a big jump!!Meaghan D
Full day kindergarten not provided for reserve kids: Chieftvoparents
Transitioning into full-day kindergartenontarionewsroom
Final Roll Out For Full-Day Kindergarten - Ontario.ca NewsroomJun 25, 2012 ... The government is announcing details for implementing the final two years of full- day kindergarten across Ontario. Eve...
Full-day kindergarten students in Ontario fare better in reading ...Mar 20, 2012 ... Kids enrolled in Ontario's full-day kindergarten are better at early reading skills and math — even drawing — than...
Ontario's focus on all-day kindergarten ignores looming child-care ...Feb 18, 2012 ... pd-daycare. RICK EGLINTON/TORONTO STAR Aziza Yuldasheva has to pick up daughters Oysha, left, and Dinora from two diff...

 

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