Ige offers roadmap for universal preschool

Gov. David Ige speaks during his state of the state address at the Hawaii State Capitol in Honolulu on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. Gov. David Ige wants to create universal public preschool in Hawaii by making elementary schools pre-kindergarten through fifth grade instead of the current kindergarten through grade six. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige laid out Tuesday what he called a road map for creating universal public preschool in Hawaii throughout several decades.