A Preschool Where Kids Get a Leg Up

HYATT­S­VILLE, Md. — Two little boys sit col­or­ing at a cluster of desks in the cen­ter of the classroom, ob­li­vi­ous to the tu­mult around them. In one corner of the room, a clutch of 3- and 4-year-olds is pre­tend­ing to host a fall fest­iv­al. An­oth­er group plays house. No one in this class of 20 preschool­ers is in an as­signed seat. The chil­dren are en­grossed in their own con­ver­sa­tions.

 

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