Report of the Board of Education of the City of Waterbury Volume 20

Report of the Board of Education of the City of Waterbury Volume 20

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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. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...to oversee and see over many details; to solve the "poor writing" problems. The results, as a whole, though far from being perfect, seem to justify the method, and they are worthy of investigation. The supervisor embraces this public opportunity to express appreciation of the co-operation of the Board of Education and all others who conscieiitiously have helped the boys and girls in our public schools to become legible, rapid, easy penmen_ Report of Teachers of Cooking. Mr. B. W. Tinker, Superintendent of Schools. Dear Sir: During the last year the Hendricken and Russell Schools have been equipped with kitchens, making a total of ten, which necessitated the appointment of a new teacher. Classes from St. Thomas's Parochial School are being accommodated at Webster School, and special classes of backward children have been arranged for in nearly every school. Laundry equipment is being installed in most of the kitchens and lessons in this work have already been given to some extent. New meat charts have been procured for four kitchens. We are revising the course of study, giving special attention to practical and economical methods on account of the present unnatural increase in the cost of food supplies. Exhibitions were held, as our usual custom, in June, but we Would much prefer having the parents and friends visit the classes during the children's actual cooking and serving. This would be much more beneficial for both the children and us. We appreciate the helpful suggestions and co-operation we have had from the superintendent, principals, and teachers. Report of Teachers of Sewing. Mr. B. W. Tinker, Superintendent of Schools. Dear Sir: The following is a report of the work done in the House.hold Arts Department...show more

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  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 73g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236759141
  • 9781236759146