Experts say a move away from play-based learning towards academic achievement in young children is creating anxiety and stifling creativity.

Investigation: Kindergarten is becoming increasingly academic, but what is it doing to our kids’ development?

Main Image: Experts say a move away from play-based learning towards academic achievement in young children is creating anxiety and stifling creativity. Credit: The West Australian

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