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CONTENTS OF VOLUME 1.
THE COMMISSIONER'S INTRODUCTION.
CHAPTER III.-EDUCATION IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND, 1903.
Information on education in Great Britain in previous Reports..
Summary of current educational statistics, Great Britain and Ireland.
Brief conspectus of elementary education in England
Progress as shown by retrospective tables,
Present outlook; continued opposition to the law of 1902
Progressive aspects of the law
The education law for London
Criticism of the law, by Doctor Macnamara, James Bryce, and others
Secondary and technical education
Universities and university colleges in Great Britain and Ireland
Education in Ireland...
Legislation respecting the employment of children in Great Britain and Ireland.
CHAPTER IV.-EDUCATION IN LONDON UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE LONDON
Magnitude of the work committed to the London school board
Constitution and work of the first school board for London..
Subjects of instruction....
Compulsory school attendance
CHAPTER V.-AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES. BY CHARLES F. THWING, LL, D.
The first colleges.....
English influence in studies and gifts
Ecclesiastical, private, and public foundations.
Enlargement of the higher education
CHAFTER XI.-J. L. M. CURRY AND HIS SERVICES TO EDUCATION IN THE SOUTH.
Proceedings of the trustees of the Peabody Fund...
Eulogium of Dr. J. L. M. Curry: By E. A. Alderman, president of Tulane University.
Services of Dr. Curry in connection with the Peabody Fund: By A. D. Mayo, A. M., LL. D.....
Education in the Southern States, an address by Hon. J. L. M. Curry...
CHAPTER XII.-SECONDARY EDUCATION. By ELMER ELLSWORTH Brown.
The colonial period...
From the Revolution to the civil war
The high school movement.
Current movements and problems.
CHAPTER XIV.-COXSULAR REPORTS ON EDUCATION.
CHAPTER XVIII.-PUBLIC, SOCIETY, AND SCHOOL LIBRARIES.
Remarks on the statistics.
Public, society, and school libraries in the United States of 1,000 volumes and over in 1903
CHAPTER XIX.-MANUAL, INDUSTRIAL, AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION IN
STATES. By Prof. CALVIN M. WOODWARD.
Methods of tool instruction.....
Teacher of tool work...
Size and equipment of laboratories..
Drawing and domestic science.
Relation of education to industry
Suggestions and warnings
Technology and engineering
Tie dignity and worth of engineering..
CHAPTER XX.-COEDUCATION IN THE SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES OF THE UNITED STATES.
By ANNA TOLMAN SMITH.
The West the field for fullest development of State education and of coeducation.
Local circumstances a determining factor in the conduct of schools..