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My mom put me in preschool with my older sister when I was 3 and she was 4. But when my younger siblings didn’t do that because schools became more strict about age for preschools and kindergarten. Now, formal schooling requires testing, otherwise it will be out of pocket and half days for many preschoolers. I wanted to enroll my son in preschool when he was 3, but our district only allows you to send kids to the school nearest, and the nearest school’s preschool was full already. Plus, my son was considered too young still. He does have the option to go this year when he’s 4, and it’s something we’d have to pay for out of pocket, but it still wouldn’t even be full time. I think the comment was out of line, and the attitude as well. What an unnecessary need to scold someone over...