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University of the State of New York Bulletin Volume 753 (Paperback) Loot Price: R514
Discovery Miles 5 140
University of the State of New York Bulletin Volume 753 (Paperback): University of the State of New York.

University of the State of New York Bulletin Volume 753 (Paperback)

University of the State of New York.

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 Excerpt: ...education with its executive officers, a superintendent whose duties were largely managerial and clerical and a principal whose duties were professional, could compete with the privately endowed academy and this in spite of very great difficulties inherent in the special enabling act and the general school law.20 However the early history of the school shows the persistence of numerous academic traditions such as annual celebrations, a preceptress for the female department, and boarding privileges for a limited number of boys. The attitude of the Regents seems to have been favorable. In 1850 the Board first satisfied itself that the requirements were met as regards age of pupils and a separate building for instruction and then unanimously passed a resolution constituting the school an academy, " sufficient provision being also made that the organization, government and reports of the common schools, also under the care of the said board of education are altogether distinct and separate."21 In the same year a request for recognition of a department of teacher-training was refused on the ground of the inadvisability of making a change in the existing arrangement within the county.22 Three years later this privilege was given and the union school then lacked nothing of full participation with the academies in the benefits of the state system of secondary, education. b New York (City) Free Academy, 1848-66. We have seen that not only Stuyvesant but the founders and promoters of the New York High School Society and the Public School Society had recognized the superior public educational advantages of New York's commercial rival, Boston. From 1839 on, a few of the graduates of the public schools were given scholarships to Columbia College and New York U...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: March 2012
First published: March 2012
Authors: University of the State of New York.
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 7mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 128
ISBN-13: 978-1-130-26851-5
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-130-26851-9
Barcode: 9781130268515

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