The story of Susan Blow who started the first kindergarten in St. Louis 150 years ago (LISTEN)

by | Sep 29, 2023 | News, Show Me Today

The site of the first public kindergarten in the United States is in St. Louis. 150 years ago, the first year enrollment at the school included 42 students. Susan Blow not only started the first kindergarten, but also taught others how to become teachers and within the first ten years, every public school in St. Louis had a kindergarten. Learn about her remarkable story from author NiNi Harris.