Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment Files
|1. Full-Day K Public Vote Presentation, Rev 10.5.2016.pdf|
This information will be presented to the public on Full-Day Kindergarten at various dates and locations throughout the district.
|2. FAQonFullDayK R 10.19.16, revised.pdf|
This document will answer Frequently Asked Questions about shifting to a full-day Kindergarten program in Ridgewood.
|Demographic and Building Utilization Report.pdf|
Final report of demographic projections and building utilization
|Full Day K presentation 2-22-16.pdf|
Presentation to BOE on Committee Findings, February 22, 2016
|Full-Day K Schedule Presentation 06.28.16 .pdf|
This presentation outlines the proposed schedule for students in a Ridgewood Full-Day Kindergarten program.
Superintendent's recommendation presented to the Board of Education at the March 7, 2016 Regular Public Meeting
|NEA Policy Brief on Full Day K.pdf|
This NEA Policy Brief from 2008 discusses the benefits of full day Kindergarten and how it has been shown to close achievement gaps.
|NJDOE - Kindergarten Guidelines 2011.pdf|
This document is the NJDOE's 2011 Guidelines for Kindergarten, which contains many research studies cited in the District's research into full-day Kindergarten.
|Preliminary Presentation of Ross Haber Study.pdf|
Presentation to BOE on November 16, discussing preliminary study findings
|Research FIndings on the Benefits of FDK.pdf|
This document is a compilation of key research findings regarding the benefits of full-day kindergarten programs over part time programs.
|The Importance of Play.pdf|
This document, from the National Association for the Education of Young Children, outlines the essential importance of play as a central construct for learning in young children.