Early Childhood Education

We are pleased to welcome kindergarten students and their families to colleges across the Shawnee Mission School District.​ The Shawnee Mission School District provides full-day kindergarten at every of the district’s 34 elementary schools. Recognizing youngsters are keen to find and explore the world round them, there are many constructive learning and social behavioral advantages for youngsters who attend full-day kindergarten packages. Because of No Child Left Behind, testing is starting earlier to keep up with the state standards and due to this fact pushing teachers into kindergarten. Although official testing begins in fourth grades, college students start to take practice tests in third grade. With starting a 12 months youthful, there’s more stress within the younger grades for the scholars to be ready. The federal government is stressing “that faculties be accountable and guarantee that they offer high quality education.” Since faculties are scared that they may lose money, they are pushing youngsters to be more educated at youthful ages .

Education Kindergarten

Candidates who’ve been denied admission must remove deficiencies within three semesters of the preliminary utility for admission so as to be eligible for reconsideration for entry into a instructor education program. Transfer college students with a cumulative transfer GPA could additionally be considered for teacher educationadmission their first semester at KSU. Only candidates who have achieved a transfer cumulative GPA of three.00 or higher shall be guaranteed admission when all other admission requirements have been met. After their first semester at KSU without instructor education admission, transfer college students shall be required to earn a cumulative or adjusted KSU GPA as defined above.