Education, 1910-1919

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 2: 1910-1919. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 990L

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Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.


Important Events in Education, 1910–1919 … 124


"The College-bred Community"

W.E.B. Du Bois, 1910 … 127

The Indian and His Problem

Francis E. Leupp, 1910 … 131

Equal Pay for Women Teachers … 134

Equal Pay for Equal Work
Grace C. Strachan, 1910

"The Ideal Candidates"
Alice Duer Miller, 1915

"An Unequal Footing!"
Anonymous, 1911

"The Contribution of Psychology to Education"

Edward L. Thorndike, 1910 … 139

Medical Education in the United States and Canada

Henry S. Pritchett, 1910 … 143

"An Address Delivered Before the National Colored Teachers' Association"

Booker T. Washington, 1911 … 148

A New Conscience and an Ancient Evil

Jane Addams, 1912 … 152

The Montessori Method

Maria Montessori, 1912 … 154

"Why Should the Kindergarten Be Incorporated as an Integral Part of the Public School System?"

Philander P. Claxton, 1913 … 159

Smith-Lever Act of 1914

Hoke Smith and Asbury Francis Lever,
May 8, 1914 … 161

Report of the Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure

American Association of University
Professors, 1915 … 164

Democracy and Education

John Dewey, 1916 … 169

The Measurement of Intelligence

Lewis M. Terman, 1916 … 172

Smith-Hughes Act of 1917

Hoke Smith and Dudley M. Hughes,
February 23, 1917 … 175

Cardinal Principles of Secondary Education

Commission on the Reorganization of
Secondary Education, 1918 … 179

"The Project Method"

William Heard Kilpatrick, 1918 … 183

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200253