Transitional Kindergarten Survives Budget Battle in Calif.

Friday, June 29, 2012
Julie Rasicot
Education Week

Months of uncertainty over the fate of transitional kindergarten in California have ended now that Gov. Jerry Brown has signed new state budget for the next fiscal year. That means school districts can continue with plans to implement the program this fall, providing an additional year of kindergarten for those kids who would no longer be eligible for regular kindergarten under a 2010 law.