Sessional Papers Volume 22

Sessional Papers Volume 22

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...children of defective eyesight from the use of the recommended glasses, and adds: ---" I regret, however, that either through poverty or for some other reason so large a number are still without them, and are attempting their writing and sewing under great difficulties." Surely, then, it is a matter of no small moment that care should be taken that the arrangement of the lighting in our schools be such as to do nothing to injure the eyesight of children of sound vision, or to aggravate the painful disabilities and discouraging difficulties of the many children whose vision is more or less defective. As I have frequently pointed out in the schools, existing faults in the incidence of the light could in many cases be removed simply by rearrangement of the seating. The comparatively slight labour and expense involved in this should not be grudged in view of the benefits to be gained, and in all such cases the carrying out of the needed improvement should be insisted on. II.-SCHOOL ATTENDANCE. Owing to the changes in inspection arrangements during the past year necessitated by the introduction u on the 1st of May, 1900, of the full operation of the system of the cw Code, it is not possible to give in this Report a complete summary for the year of the Statistics of Attendance for the Division. But the following table, which gives these for the five months of work under the New Code, may be useful for reference and comparison in subsequent years: ----14 Mr. Andrew 8,286 1,663 3,061 3,531 31 15 Mi-. Boyd--10,982 1,672 3,633 4,749 928 i Q-_i TOTAL--85,992 17,114 31,830 34,319 2,739 Percentage Of Total---19 9 37'0 89 9 3 2 Teachers, without exception, and all managers who take real and The SW-levf active personal interest in the working...
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  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 658g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236819268
  • 9781236819260