Congressional Serial Set Volume 2102

Congressional Serial Set Volume 2102

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...received is very limited, extending little beyond the facts that at the schools of the Chicago Academy of Design. Academy of Pine Arts, and Society of Decorative Art, as well as at the Hcrshey School of Musical Art, Chicago, and in the East Illinois Conservatory of Music, Danville, the preceding courses appear to have been continued, while at the State Industrial University and at many of the colleges for young men or 1'or both sexes, as well as in high grade schools for yonng women only, instruction in music, drawing, and painting was provided for. Elocution was taught by specialists in at least 9 colleges, and at Chicago the training given by several local teachers was supplemented in the summer of 1882 by several weeks of instruction by an eminent professor of this art. EDUCATIONAL CONVENTIONS. ILLINOIS SOCIETY OF SCHOOL PRINCIPALS. This society held its fourteenth annual meeting at Traverse City, Mich., July 3-5, 1882. It discussed such topics as "The responsibility of the teacher for the physical developmentof pupils;" "How can the teacher increase the moral powerof his pupils?-' "Free schools flu-hope of a free people: " ' Do our schools ns now organized and conducted meet the wants of the times?" What conclusions were reached the brief reports received do not distinctly show. SOUTHERN ILLINOIS TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION. The second annual meeting was to be held at Vandalia, August 30 to September 1, with a well arranged programme of topics for discussion. There is uo report at hand of the debates or the conclusions reached. ILLINOIS STATE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION. The twenty-ninth annual session of this body was held, as in 1881, in the legislativehall st Springfield, the State capital, December 26-28, more

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  • United States
  • English
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