Morning North | Jan 17, 2014 | 5:38

Full day kindergarten

School boards in the province will have to implement all day junior kindergarten as of September of this year. Just how are they keeping the attention of four and five years olds all day? The CBC's Kate Rutherford visited an all day class in Sudbury.

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