Randy Pench/ rpench@sacbee.com

While surrounded by fellow lawmakers and supporters, Senate President Pro Temp Darrell Steinberg announces a new bill for universal transitional kindergarten in California - the Kindergarten Readiness Act - on Tuesday, January 7, 2013 at H.W. Harkness Elementary School in Sacramento. SB 837 will make one year of high quality, voluntary transitional kindergarten available to every four-year-old child in California.

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