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Frank W. Cyr and School Transportation 

Frank W. Cyr, a rural education specialist and TC professor, best known as the Father of the Yellow School Bus, was active in addressing school transportation issues as they affected cost to school districts and students' access to educational opportunities. In Who Should Be Responsible for Pupil Transportation? Cyr argues that large local administrations or …

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Professor Erling Hunt and Textbook Wars 

For those of you interested in textbook wars, you might  take a look at these writings by Professor Erling M. Hunt, former head of the department of teaching social sciences at Teachers College and editor of Social Education. Below are drafts of reports written about the state of history textbooks in the United States. Written …

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Victor D’Amico Papers 

Recently, The Museum of Modern Art's Archives announced that materials donated by Teachers College in 2011 have been processed and compiled into a finding aid for The Victor D'Amico Papers. Mr. D'Amico was a champion of arts education in the 1940s through the 1970s. Much of his career includes time spent attending and teaching …

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Funeral Arrangements, 1977 

We found John K. Norton's living will during our Pocket Knowledge exploration at the D&R meeting today, but the included price lists and end-of-life instructions from the funeral chapel circa 1977 may be even more interesting:

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The Philippine Chart Primer 

The full text of The Philippine Chart Primer is available at Archive.org

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Valentine Greeting 

Correspondence from John K. Norton to Margaret A. Norton on February 14, 1930. *C241 1C GTG=WASHINGTON DC MRS JOHN K NORTON,CARE PROFESSOR W W CHARTERS= SCHOOL OF EDUCATION OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY= YOU ARE ALWAYS SUCCESSFUL ALL MY LOVE TO MY VALENTINE= JOHN.

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Jugend auf neuem Wege 

Jugend auf neuem Wege ("Youth in New Ways") was published from the Soviet Occupation Zone in Berlin, at the close World War II in 1945. Caption 1: Unser jugendheim wird in diesem Winter trocken bleiben. Caption 2: Befreit vom Gift des Nazismus und Militarismus sind unsere Bücher Freunde und Lehrmeister auf dem Weg zur demokratischen …

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Education in Palestine 

Yesterday I came up with an old DoE report called "Education in Palestine", which summarized studies on education conditions during the WWII in Palestine and dipped a little bit into its post-war educational transformation. Sealed in a yellow-fringed envelop, the report could be one of the library's oldest contemporary collections. The material was now digitalized …

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