Pre Back-To-School News

Next week's Extra is the back-to-school isue. But three items from today's Fairfax Extra are of interest for parents preparing kids for the start on Sept. 5. First, as described in this story, county officials have issued draft guidelines for child-care providers to help them prepare children to succeed.

A second story discusses the new requirement for 6th graders to get a whooping cough booster vaccine.

Another is the last entry in the Extra's series revealing student's answers to the county's annual survey of their attitudes and actions is here.

By  |  August 24, 2006; 11:39 AM ET  | Category:  Schools
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