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CONTENTS OF VOLUME II.

CHAPTER 1.-DOCUMENTS ILLUSTRATIVE OF AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY.

Page.

Introductory remarks

1225

Massachusetts legislation

1226

Plymouth legislation..

1238

Connecticut legislation

1210

The common school fund of Connecticut

1230

Pennsylvania legislation ..

1261

Congressional land grants for common schools and universities..

1268

Congressional grants of land and money for colleges of agriculture and the mechanic arts 1275

The Bureau of Education

1288

Early views and plans relating to a national university.

1293

Provisions concerning education in the State constitutions

1312

CHAPTER II.- REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF TEN ON SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDIES, WITH PAPERS

RELATING THERETO.

Report of the committee of ten..

1415

The reform of secondary education in the United States, by Nicholas Murray Butler

1448

The curriculum for secondary schools, by William T. Harris, United States Commissioner of

Education .....

1457

The unity of educational reform, by Charles W. Eliot, president of Harvard University.

1465

Notes on the report of the committee of ten, by James H. Baker, president of University of

Colorado..

1473

The report of the conference on English, by A. F. Nightingale, superintendent of high schools,

Chicago....

1484

The report from the point of view of the large mixed high school, by 0. D. Robinson, principai

Albany (N. Y.) High School..

1489

Bibliography

1491

CHAPTER III.- THE NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION.

Historical sketch, by Zalmon Richards, Washington, D.C......

1495

Organization and functions of the Association, by William T. Harris, LL.D.

1502

Constitution of the National Educational Association.

1506

Constitution of National Council of Education....

1508

List of meetings, officers, and annual membership from each State..

1510

Catalogue of papers and addresses since first organization:

Subject classification...

1513

Author classification...

1534

CHAPTER IV.-The EDUCATION OF THE NEGRO. -ITS CHARACTER AND FACILITIES.

Introduction...

1551

Its cost is borne by the white race..

1552

It is almost entirely elementary...

1554

It is becoming more and more industrial.

1559

The teaching force.

1563

Professional training.

1564

Statistics of institutions for educating the colored race, showing grade of students during 1892-93. 1568

CHAPTER V.-PECUNIARY AID FOR STUDENTS IN UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES.

Introductory remarks....

1573

Aid in universities and colleges of the United States.

1576

In colleges for women..

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