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

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1903 - Education
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Contents

Addresses at the installation of President Butler of Columbia University
622
Free textbooksbenefits objections and cost
632
Technical education in Germany By V C Alderson
640
Tribute to Col F W Parker
647
Commission on accredited high schools
655
More women desired on college faculties
661
Education in France
667
Primary education
673
Agencies complementary to the school
679
Secondary education
685
The principal modifications resulting from recent legislation
698
Admission of foreign students to French universities
708
Chapter XVI
741
The Baccelli bill for the reform of superior education in Italy
767
Chapter XIX
819
Introductory remarks 87
837
Details concerning Swiss commercial schools
848
Consular Reports on Educatlon
857
Antwerp geographical exhibition
863
Educational notes from Siberia
881
Henry Barnards services to education in Connecticut
887
EsCablishnHHit oi the office of the Commissioner of Education of the United States and Henry
901
Chapter XXIII
927
Oxford University
949
Education in Great Britain and Ireland 1902
1001
The education law of 1902
1013
Local school administration under the new education law from speech of Mr James
1020
The national aspect of the education bill from London Times
1027
The new education act at work By T J Macnamara
1035
Relation of the new English law to the province of secondary education 1011
1048
Higher education in Great Britain and Ireland
1063
Instruction by correspondence in curly peril ids 10fi9
1072
Record card
1095
Rate of annual increase in growth and development
1101
Right handedness
1108
School desks
1115
Memory investigation
1129
Education in Russia
1139
Institutions of higher education
1145
Educational Directory
1151
Presidents of colleges for men and of coeducational colleges 11G2
1168
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1180

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Page 175 - Wisdom and knowledge, as well as virtue, diffused generally among the body of the people, being necessary for the preservation of their rights and liberties; and as these depend on spreading the opportunities and advantages of education in the various parts of the country, and among the different orders of the people...
Page 16 - Territory shall be twenty-five thousand dollars, to be applied only to instruction in agriculture, the mechanic arts, the English language and the various branches of mathematical, physical, natural and economic science, with special reference to their applications in the industries of life, and to the facilities for such instruction...
Page 1 - ... shall constitute a perpetual fund, the capital of which shall remain forever undiminished (except so far as may be provided in section fifth of this act), and the interest of which shall be inviolably appropriated by each State which may take and claim the benefit of this act...
Page 502 - In the name of God amen. The 1 st day of September in the 36th year of the reign of our sovereign lord Henry VIII by the grace of God King of England, France and Ireland, defender of the faith and of the church of England and also of Ireland, in earth the supreme head, and in the year of our Lord God 1544.
Page 120 - O powerful Goodness! bountiful Father! merciful Guide! Increase in me that wisdom which discovers my truest interest. Strengthen my resolutions to perform what that wisdom dictates. Accept my kind offices to thy other children as the only return in my power for thy continual favors to me.
Page 2 - An annual report shall be made regarding the progress of each college, recording any improvements and experiments made, with their cost and results, and such other matters, including State industrial and economical statistics, as may be supposed useful ; one copy of which shall be transmitted by mail free, by each, to all the other colleges which may be endowed under the provisions of this act, and also one copy to the Secretary of the Interior.
Page 4 - States, to the State or Territorial treasurer, or to such officer as shall be designated by the laws of such State or Territory to receive the same...
Page 16 - ... the chemical composition of manures, natural or artificial, with experiments designed to test their comparative effects on crops of different kinds; the adaptation and value of grasses and forage plants; the composition and digestibility of the different kinds of food for domestic animals; the scientific and economic questions involved in the production of butter and cheese; and such other researches or experiments bearing directly on the agricultural industry of the United States as may in each...
Page 347 - No certificate shall be granted to any person to teach in the public schools of this state, who has not passed a satisfactory examination in physiology and hygiene, with special reference to the effects of alcoholic drinks, stimulants and narcotics upon the human system.
Page 30 - An Act to apply a portion of the proceeds of the public lands to the more complete endowment and support of the colleges for the benefit of agriculture and the mechanic arts, established under the provisions of an Act of Congress approved July second, eighteen hundred and sixty-two...

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