What’s a kindergartner to do?

I realize times have changed since I went to kindergarten (playtime, naptime, snacktime), and when I taught kindergarten, but what’s happening to kindergarten today is crazy. Anyone with a modicum of knowledge about child development knows that children learn through play. They learn lots of important things that they don’t get in academics: taking turns, cooperation, communication dos and dont’s, and on and on.

Valerie Strauss’s article in The Washington Post,

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