Brigance Kindergarten Screener http://wkms.org en Nearly Three-Quarters of Murray’s Kindergarteners Were Ready for School This Fall http://wkms.org/post/nearly-three-quarters-murray-s-kindergarteners-were-ready-school-fall <p></p><p></p><p>Half of Kentucky’s kindergarten students are unprepared when they enter the public education system. But Children entering Murray Independent Schools fared much better.</p><p>According to Kentucky’s new Brigance kindergarten screener results nearly three quarters of children entering elementary school were ready. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:11:56 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) & Whitney Jones 38414 at http://wkms.org Nearly Three-Quarters of Murray’s Kindergarteners Were Ready for School This Fall 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