by Eric Sandy
Why even begin to explain "careers" to preschoolers?
Why zoom in so narrowly to one particular job duty of pharmacists?
Why take sweetly delicious marshmallows and sub them in for pills — things that parents often warn their young children not to touch nor taste?
...Anyway, the brass at Franklin Elementary saw the lesson as a math-based learning opportunity. The superintendent hinted that, after this year's fun, they might go a different route for next year's pre-K career planning.
With a droll sense of irony, WEWS points out that "Nation Poison Prevention Week begins this weekend." We'll bring the marshmallows.