More Parents Choosing to Delay Kindergarten
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|Mon, 08-06-2012 - 1:34pm|
A few mothers were having a discussion about the trend of delaying kindergarten and I thought this article was an interesting one. What are your thoughts on it, any experiences good or bad with delaying, or not delaying kindergarten?
THIS fall, one in 11 kindergarten-age children in the United States will not be going to class. Parents of these children often delay school entry in an attempt to give them a leg up on peers, but this strategy is likely to be counterproductive.