Preschool and Preparing Children for Kindergarten: One Teacher's View — Mommin' in the Real World
Academics are not all that needs to be taken into consideration, parents need to be sure that their children are equipped with self-help skills (being able to use the restroom, wash hands, wipe their nose, carry a lunch tray and open a carton of milk). Parents also need to provide their child with confidence that they will be able to be away from mom and dad for eight hours each day and everything will be ok.