Proceedings of the National Convention of the Friends of Public Education Held in Philadelphia

Proceedings of the National Convention of the Friends of Public Education Held in Philadelphia

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ...To sit crectly against the back of the chairs, during the singing lessons, and to direct their attention to the instructor. Transferrers to show reports finished as early in the week as 3 o clock on Tuesday, P. M. Bo s are forbidden to bu or sell, borrow or lend, give, take, or exchange, an thing, except fruit or ot er eatables, without the teacher s permission. 'Y o read any book in school except such as contain the reading lesson of his class. To have in his possession at school any book without the teaeher s knowledge. To throw pens, paper, or any thing whatever on the floor, or out at a window or door. 'I o go out to play with his class when he has had a zletiiation. To s it on the floor. To climb on any fence, railing, ladder, &c., about the school-house. To scrawl on, blot, or mark slips. To mark, cut, scratch, chalk, or otherwise disfigure, injure, or defile, any portion of the building or any thing connected with it. To take out an inkstand, meddle with the contents of a.nother s desk, or unnecessarily open or shut his own. To write without using a card and wiper. To quit school without having finished his copy. To use a knife, except on the conditions prescribed. To remove class lists from their depositories. To meddle with ink unnecessarily. To study /tome lessons in school hours. To leave the hall at any time without leave. To pass noisily, or'upon the run, from one room to another, or through the entries. To visit the ofiice, furnace room, or any closet or teacher s room, except in class, without a written permit. To play at paw paw any where, or any game within the building. To play in the play-ground before school. To eave whittlings or other rubbish in the play-ground, on more

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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236589890
  • 9781236589897