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A free program can teach your child how to read

Posted at 10:14 AM, Aug 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-10 12:14:23-04

School starts next week for many Utah kids, and many school districts are still scrambling to figure out the best way to educate children while keeping everyone safe.

For families with kids in Pre-K, the thought of attending preschool with a large class can be daunting. But there is another option to get them prepared for Kindergarten right from the comfort of your own home. And the best part - it's free!

Waterford Upstart is enrolling now, and this year they are not turning away any families. Sign up today to get your child Kindergarten ready at absolutely no cost. If your family does not have access to a computer or Internet, Waterford Upstart will even provide that for you.

The Waterford Upstart curriculum is 15 minutes a day, 5 days a week. The program also provides parents an app with tools to help engage children in learning offline. The average Waterford Upstart graduate walks into kindergarten reading at a first-grade level.

Register for Waterford Upstart today and ensure your child has the tools to start their education off on the right foot.