Kindergarten http://wkms.org en Kentucky Kindergartners to Undergo Non-Entrance Screening Exams Starting this Year http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-kindergartners-undergo-non-entrance-screening-exams-starting-year <p>Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says the Commonwealth's kindergartners will be tested for education readiness for the first time this year. &nbsp;</p><p>It's part of a statewide assessment for entering school. The Brigance Kindergarten Screener measures preparedness, indicating trends and individual needs to early education teachers.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 18:14:05 +0000 Austin Ramsey 34231 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Kindergartners to Undergo Non-Entrance Screening Exams Starting this Year Kindergarten Students Could Soon Be Screened For School Readiness http://wkms.org/post/kindergarten-students-could-soon-be-screened-school-readiness <p>The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has contracted with a private company to implement a kindergarten screener program, but the state still needs to approve the regulatory to require all public schools to screen incoming students. Wed, 30 May 2012 16:23:29 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 18169 at http://wkms.org Kindergarten Students Could Soon Be Screened For School Readiness