"Early Childhood Education" was first aired on Wednesday December 29th 2004. Our Guests were Robert L. McCormick, Board Chairman Citizens Policy Center and Peggy McCormick, Therapist.
Our topics included:
- Explanation of early childhood education and how early is early.
- Is this education carried on at home or in an organized school setting?
- The purpose of early childhood education - Isn't Kindergarten soon enough?
- Is there a danger of the child becoming bored in Kindergarten or First Grade after having had extensive early childhood education?
- The Oklahoma Partnership for School Readiness and how will it be funded.
- The OPSR Foundation
- The Success by Six Program and where it is functioning.
- The connection between early childhood development and future success.
- How Oklahoma compares with other States in early childhood education.
Peggy McCormick, Mick Cornett, Kent Meyers, Bob McCormick