Conference shows importance of early education Earlychildhooddevelopment is important. Data has shown that when it comes to kindergarten readiness skills, the children in Gothenburg who did not attend preschool don’t enter kindergarten at the same level as their peers. Of Gothenburg students who did not attend preschool, none scored in the top third of their class, 10 percent ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!