June 11, 2014 — Who among us hasn’t marveled to see a 3-year-old navigate a smart phone like she was born with it in hand? What parent hasn’t paused at hearing another mom or dad speak with pride of a 2-year-old saying his ABCs? Are kids getting smarter? That’s up for debate, but one thing is for sure: The learning curve is getting sharper and faster. More and more, it appears 3 is the new 5, and preschool, the new kindergarten.