Shepherding the Next Generation visits Ross Elementary

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They're shepherding the next generation.  Several Memphis pastors say quality kindergarten programs are needed.  To strengthen our children and families.

Several pastors read to students at Ross Elementary yesterday morning.  The goal to get more policymakers to invest in strong kindergarten programs for children.

One pastor says the only way to give at-risk children a fighting chance at life is to make sure they're getting a quality education.  "Without a high quality lessons we learn for life time," says Pastor Brandon Walker. 

More than 100 Faith leaders from Shelby County are members of Shepherding the Next Generation.