Kentucky Education Department Pushing for Full-Day Kindergarten

BY MICHON LINDSTROM KENTUCKY FRANKFORT, Ky. – The state’s education department wants state-funded full-day kindergarten. Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis told lawmakers Tuesday that he’ll be pushing for the funding during the next budget year. Currently, Kentucky only provides funding for half-day Kindergarten, while most schools throughout the state pick up the tab for the rest of the…