Some of the pint-sized stars from NBC Universal Kids' shows "American Ninja Warrior Junior," "Get Out of My Room," and "Top Chef Junior" answer our burning questions about kindergarten. From the hardest part to one thing they wish they knew before they started, their words of wisdom can teach kids of all ages about this very important year in school. Full disclosure: Universal Kids is part of TODAY's parent company, NBC Universal.
Alexander Kacala is a reporter and editor at TODAY Digital and NBC OUT. He loves writing about pop culture, trending topics, LGBTQ issues, style and all things drag. His favorite celebrity profiles include Cher — who said their interview was one of the most interesting of her career — as well as Kylie Minogue, Candice Bergen, Patti Smith and RuPaul. He is based in New York City and his favorite film is “Pretty Woman.”