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

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1872 - Education
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Page 620 - but recognized as the divine impulse of the soul. "The end of learning," Milton quaintly says, "is to repair the ruin of our first parents by regaining to know God aright, and out of that knowledge to love Him, to imitate Him, and to
Page 160 - States in the establishment and maintenance of efficient school systems, and otherwise promote the cause of education throughout the country. The Bureau has not only demonstrated its usefulness and value, and gained
Page 160 - Territories, and to diffuse such information respecting the organization and management of school systems, and methods of teaching, as shall aid the peoplo of the United States in the establishment and maintenance of efficient school systems, and otherwise promote the cause of education throughout the
Page 93 - Every teacher employed in any public school shall make an annual report to the county superintendent. It shall be the duty of all teachers to endeavor to impress on the minds of their pupils the principles of morality, truth, justice, and patriotism ; to teach them to avoid idleness, profanity, and falsehood ; to instruct them in
Page 232 - having more than ten thousand inhabitants shall, annually make provision for giving free instruction in industrial or mechanical drawing to persons over fifteen years of age, either in day or evening schools, under the direction of the school committee' The law has been cordially welcomed in nearly every section of the State. It evidently met a
Page 153 - or to help support or sustain any school, academy, seminary, college, university, or other literary or scientific institution controlled by any church or sectarian denomination whatever ; nor shall any grant or donation of land, money, or other personal property ever be made by the State, or any such public corporation, to any church, or for any sectarian purpose." The very thing substantially which this
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Page 153 - general assembly, nor any county, city, town, township, school district, or other public corporation, shall ever make any appropriation, or pay from any public fund whatever, anything in aid of any church or sectarian
Page 152 - language of the supreme law is too explicit to need any studied interpretation, and it is as peremptory as it is clear : " Shall provide a thorough and efficient system of free schools, whereby all the children of this State may receive a good common-school education." There is no white, no black; no exception, distinction, or discrimination, in this language. Its scope is coextensive with

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