A history of the Michigan state normal school (now Normal college) at Ypsilanti, Michigan, 1849-1899

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The Scharf tag, label & box co., 1899 - Teachers - 368 pages
 

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Page 153 - ... the instruction of persons, both male and female, in the art of teaching and in all the various branches that pertain to a good common school education; also, to give instruction in the mechanic arts, and in the arts of husbandry and agricultural chemistry, in the fundamental laws of the United States, and in what regards the rights and duties of citizens.
Page 279 - On fame's eternal camping ground Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead.
Page 129 - ... said University, a certificate, which shall serve as a legal certificate of qualification to teach in any of the schools of this State, when a copy thereof shall have been filed or recorded in the office of the legal examining officer or officers of the county, township, city or district.
Page 246 - Ohio," confirmed the ordinance of 1785, and declared " that religion, morality and knowledge being necessary to good government and the happiness of mankind, schools and the means of education shall be forever encouraged.
Page 241 - I am come that ye might have life, and that ye might have it more abundantly.
Page 41 - We the subscribers, do hereby declare that it is our intention to devote ourselves to the business of teaching in the Schools of this State, and that our object in resorting to this Normal School is the better to prepare ourselves for the discharge of this important duty.
Page 129 - ... examining officer or officers of the said county, township, city or district, for any cause, and in the same manner that such examining officer or officers may be by law authorized to revoke certificates given by himself or themselves, and...
Page 121 - I know nothing that could, in this view, be said better, than " do unto others as ye would that others should do unto you...
Page 128 - As soon as any person has attended said institution twenty-two weeks, said person may be examined in the studies required by the board, in such manner as may be prescribed; and if it shall appear that said person possesses the learning and other qualifications necessary to teach a good common school, said person shall receive a certificate to that effect from the principal, to be approved by the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Page 33 - The peculiarities of intellectual and moral development in children, as modified by sex, parental character, wealth or poverty, city or country, family government indulgent or severe, fickle or steady, etc. etc. 4) The science of education in general, and full illustrations of the difference between education and mere instruction.

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