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Extending library hours in Baltimore County is a step in the right direction. Reading is the corner stone of knowledge and success.

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George September 03, 2013 at 05:17 PM
That is a good idea... Also allowing any child who is a county resident into Pre-K would also be a good idea. I make more than 55k a year and therefore my daughter cannot go to our local pre-K class... I don't know who made that rule? We live here and are in no way shape or form well off.
Jake Mohorovic September 03, 2013 at 09:04 PM
George, I didn't know there is a financial guideline in effect for students attending pre K. I have written to Dr. Dance asking about the policy in general. Lets see where the response takes us. Jake
George September 03, 2013 at 09:34 PM
http://www.bcps.org/offices/early_childhood/pdf/Pre-kindergarten-Fact-Sheet-for-Parents.pdf " Here is the Fact Sheet. I can hardly wait for more bad policies where even getting a library card will be only if your "economically disadvantaged"

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