Circular of Information of the Bureau of Education, for ..., Issue 4

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1900 - Education
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Page 168 - 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 application in the industries of life, and to the facilities for such instruction,
Page 201 - 22, 1782, FOR THE DUE ENCOURAGEMENT OF LEARNING AND THE BETTER REGULATION AND ORDERING OF SCHOOLS. I. Be it enacted, and it is hereby enacted by the representatives of the freemen of the State of Vermont in general assembly met, and by the
Page 13 - a school or schools shall be established in each town by the legislature for the convenient instruction of youth," and that " one grammar school in each county and one university in this State ought to be established by direction of the general assembly.
Page 134 - in the north end. For in those days, as Lowell tells us: There warn't no stoves (tell comfort died) To bake ye to a puddin'.
Page 168 - no portion of said moneys shall be applied, directly or indirectly, under any pretense whatever, to the purchase, erection, preservation, or repair
Page 201 - the money for the purposes aforesaid, either by a tax on the list of the polls and rateable estate of the inhabitants of such district or by subscription in proportion to the number of children any person shall send or subscribe to send to such district school. And in every of the above cases the
Page 145 - of incorporation, stand upon the broad basis of common right and justice, holding in like manner as individuals their property and franchises by a firm legal tenure, and not subject to control or interference on the part of the local legislatures, on the vague ground that public institutions are at the mercy of the government.
Page 167 - shall, together with his excellency the governor of the State and the president, who shall be ex-officio a member, constitute an entire board of trustees of the corporation hereby created, who shall have the entire management and control of its property and affairs, and in all things relating thereto,
Page 201 - and supporting a school in their respective districts by a rate on the list of the polls and rateable estate of the inhabitants of such districts. And the several districts are further empowered, at any meeting warned for that purpose, to raise the other half
Page 42 - the teacher by the town superintendent is also in most cases necessary to the continuance of the school. The town superintendent is required to " adopt all requisite measures for the inspection, examination, and regulation of the schools.

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