Report of the Commissioner of Education Made to the Secretary of the Interior for the Year ... with Accompanying Papers, Volume 1

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1906
 

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Contents

Address of Dr Booker T Washington
573
Report on temperance physiology and hygiene in the schools of Connecticut
581
Report of the New York State central committee as to the results of the study of physiology
588
The battle against alcohol in the United States
602
Temperance instruction in Prussia
625
CHAPTER VIII
633
JUVENILE CRIMINALITY IN GERMANY
703
CHAPTER X
715
THE EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM OF SWEDEN
767
Secondary education
784
Technical education
794
Summary of current educational statistics of Great Britain and Ireland
800
System of public education in Scotland
820
Education in Ireland
827
HIGHER EDUCATION IN ENGLAND AS AFFECTED BY THE LAW OF 1902
833
Action of local authorities in respect to higher education
840
EDUCATION AT THE St Louis EXPOSITION
863
The lessons of the exposition by Howard J Rogers chief of the department of education
871
Arizona
884
Colorado by Helen L Grenfell State superintendent of public instruction and James B Ragan
890
Illinois by Alfred Bayliss State superintendent of public instruction
897
Indian Territory by John D Benedict superintendent
905
Mississippi by T L Trawick
913
Nebraska by Erwin Ilinckley Barbour
919
New York by De Lancy M Ellis director
925
Pennsylvania by Nathan C Schaeffer
932
Porto Rico by E W Lord assistant commissioner of education
940
Utah by Horace II Cunninings director of the exhibit
947
City of Chicago by C D Lowry
955
City of St Louis by F Louis Soldan superintendent of instruction
965
Bradley Polytechnic Institute
975
Purdue University
982
The Minneapolis School of Fine Arts by Robert Koehler director
988
Schools for defectives by A E Pope
994
South Carolina
1023
Georgia
1058
INTRODUCTION OF REINDEER INTO ALASKA
1091
Report on introduction of domestic reindeer into Alaska 1892
1102
l l I
1129
The lintellectual Value of Tool Work by W T Harris
1139
CHAPTER XIX
1145
College presidents
1162
Professors of pedagogy and heads of departments of pedagogy in universities and colleges
1169

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Page 338 - ... their country, humanity and universal benevolence, sobriety, industry and frugality, chastity, moderation and temperance, and those other virtues which are the ornament of human society...
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Page 427 - ... years of age, who are habitual truants from instruction upon which they are lawfully required to attend or who are insubordinate or disorderly during their attendance upon such instruction, or irregular in suc"h attendance. Such school or room shall be known as a truant school; but no person convicted of crimes or misdemeanors, other than truancy, shall be committed thereto.
Page 350 - The attendance of a child upon a public day school shall not be required if he has attended for a like period of time a private day school approved by the school committee of such city or town...
Page 427 - ¡uid twelve] under fourteen years of age, in any business or service whatever, during any part of the term during which the public schools of the district in which the child resides are in session ; or to employ any child between...
Page 276 - The public school system shall include primary and grammar schools, and such high schools, evening schools, normal schools, and technical schools as may be established by the Legislature, or by municipal or district authority; but the entire revenue derived from the State School Fund, and the State school tax, shall be applied exclusively to the support of primary and grammar schools.
Page 364 - ... two of whom shall be elected for one year, two for two years and two for three years from the date of the annual school meeting next succeeding such special meeting.
Page 338 - ... to promote their future happiness ; and the tendency of the opposite vices, to slavery, degradation and ruin...
Page 292 - The fund called the SCHOOL FUND shall remain a perpetual fund, the interest of which shall be inviolably appropriated to the support and encouragement of the public or common schools throughout the State, and for the equal benefit of all the people thereof.
Page 328 - The proceeds of all lands that may be granted by the United States to this state for the support of schools, which may be sold or disposed of, and the five hundred thousand acres of land granted to the new states, under an act of Congress distributing the proceeds of the public lands among the several states of the Union, approved AD one thousand eight hundred and forty-one, and all estates of deceased persons who may have died...

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