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First Class Pre-K Helps Families

Like other schools participating in Alabama’s First Class Pre-K program, Birmimgham’s Glen Iris Elementary School is seeing big gains among students. (Nik Layman/Alabama NewsCenter) Isaac Gonzales was a year away from starting kindergarten and had never stepped foot in a school or day care. He didn’t know his ABCs. He didn’t recognize numbers or colors.

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