Funding Increased for State's All-Day Kindergarten

By Scott Sarvay

December 10, 2012 Updated Dec 10, 2012 at 12:37 PM EST

Indiana (www.incnow.tv) - The Indiana Department of Education reports that this year’s funding of all-day kindergarten has increased by nearly $108,000, reaching a total of nearly $190 million.

Funds will be handed-out on Thursday to 338 public school and charter schools, affecting over 79,000 students.

New legislation is being credited for the increase in enrollment and in funding.

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