On August 17, more than 100 community members came out to Midland College for the official start of the 2017 Annual Campaign. First of all, I want to say thank you to those in attendance! Your enthusiasim and support was the perfect way to kickoff this camapign year. For those who were not able to join us, I want to share the goal and mission behind the camapign this year.
Children entering their first years of regular schooling have to be prepared to interact with other children, control themselves, and cooperate with their peers. Skills like these cannot be learned until children take their first steps into kindergarten. Programs provide children with opportunities to play and learn with other kids outside of a school environment.
While it's easy to assume that every child is ready for kindergarten when they...