I wonder what the building code says. The kids don't all fit into the cubby area at one time. They'll have to get ready to go home in waves. I shudder to think about the stress of lockdown practices, or fire drills, when two adults usher 33 kids out the door in the minute and a half the fire marshalls require.
Day Care Centres are going to close.
The social and emotional pressures are high in crowded classrooms.
- 640 kindergarten classrooms, or 8 %, had more than 30 children in the past academic year,
- One SK classroom at the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board had 40 children. The board told The Globe that it ended up dividing the class.
- the government is spending more than $1.45-billion in capital costs to expand and retrofit schools, on top of millions in operating dollars.
this is NOT learning
|This is art: doing a free drawing.|
This is representation of an experience.
This is pre-reading: having a scribe to write your story.
|Full steam ahead for full day kindergarten |
September 10, 2014
The cost of all full day kindergarten projects for this implementation came to $4,100,332, which was a grant allocation from the Ontario Ministry of Education.