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1883 edition. Excerpt: ..."Elementary geography," "The care of
buildings and grounds," "Elocution," "The relation of the teacher
to the moral training of the pupil." The day closed with an address
entitled "Paul and Plato." The subjects read and discussed on the
third day were: "Natural and physical science," "The essentials of
arithmetic," "School discipline," "Higher mathematics,"
"Punctuality and regularity," "National education," German in our
public schools," and "The teacher's work and aims." After listening
to reports of committees and adopting resolutions, the association
adjourned to meet in Topeka the following December.
SUPERINTENDENTS' CONVENTION. The county superintendents assembled
in convention at Topeka, December 27, 1882, State Superintendent H.
C. Speer presiding. About 40 counties were represented. After
appointing the committees the following topics wese discussed, one
hour being given to each: "Formation and alteration of school
district boundaries," "Discussion of official visits of county
superintendents," "Graded courses of studyfor country schools,"
"Uniformity of text books." At the opening of the convention on the
second day, the report of a committee on school legislation was
considered. Resolutions were passed that the time of the annual
meeting be changed to the third Wednesday in June, that a tax of 2
per cent, be levied for school district purposes, that the people
should not determine at the annual meeting whether a man or woman
teacher shall be employed, that school district officers forfeit
office by neglecting to qualify, that teachers should have power to
|Country of origin:
United States Congress
||246 x 189 x 22mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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