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CONTENTS OF VOLUME 1.

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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

In Scotland...

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

Retrospective tables

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.

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CHAPTER IV.-EDUCATION IN LONDON UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE LONDON

SCHOOL BOARD.

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

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CHAPTER V.-AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES. BY CHARLES F. THWING, LL, D.

The first colleges.....

English influence in studies and gifts

French influence

German influence

Ecclesiastical, private, and public foundations.

Enlargement of the higher education

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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...

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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.

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CHAPTER XIV.-COXSULAR REPORTS ON EDUCATION.

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CHAPTER XVIII.-PUBLIC, SOCIETY, AND SCHOOL LIBRARIES.

Remarks on the statistics.

Tabular summaries....

Public, society, and school libraries in the United States of 1,000 volumes and over in 1903

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THE UNITED

CHAPTER XIX.-MANUAL, INDUSTRIAL, AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION IN

STATES. By Prof. CALVIN M. WOODWARD.

Manual training..

Methods of tool instruction.....

Teacher of tool work...

Size and equipment of laboratories..

Drawing and domestic science.

Industrial training

Relation of education to industry

Suggestions and warnings

Technology and engineering

Tie dignity and worth of engineering..

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CHAPTER XX.-COEDUCATION IN THE SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES OF THE UNITED STATES.

By ANNA TOLMAN SMITH.

Topical outline

The West the field for fullest development of State education and of coeducation.

Local circumstances a determining factor in the conduct of schools..

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