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Preschool Provides Preview of the ABCs of Kindergarten


July 15, 2002
By Jenifer Ragland
Los Angeles Times

Children in Ventura County, California are getting their first preschool experience this summer, in a new four-week program offered at eight schools in the Hueneme Elementary School District. Funded with about $50,000 in Proposition 10 tobacco tax money, the program ties into efforts across California to boost the availability of free early childhood education for public school children.