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Most, but not all, county kids are ready to start kindergarten


May 4, 2006
English Language Learners
Beth Winegarner
The Examiner, San Francisco, CA

Half of the region’s kindergarteners are the children of immigrants, and their scores tend to be lower than their English-speaking counterparts. But officials Wednesday said those scores are correlated with social factors — not language.