Education, 1930-1939

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 4: 1930-1939. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1100L

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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, 1930–1939 … 154


"The Two Extremes"

Helen Hay Heyl, November 7, 1932 … 157

Dare the School Build a New Social Order?

George S. Counts, 1932 … 159

Opinions on Federal Aid for Education … 162

"Current Conditions in the Nation's Schools"
National Education Association,
November 11, 1933

"Why the Discrimination?"
National Committee for Federal Aid to br/>Education, February 1935

"New Deal a Raw Deal for Public Schools"
Willard E. Givens, 1935

"Sample Outline of Adult Educational

American Library Association, December 1, 1933 … 167

Land of the Spotted Eagle

Luther Standing Bear, 1933 … 171

Teachers and Teaching by Ten Thousand High-School Seniors

Frank William Hart, 1934 … 174

Jane Addams and Education of Immigrants … 178

"Jane Addams: A Foe of War and Need"

The New York Times, May 22, 1935

Jane Addams Memorial Mitchell Siporin, 1936


Arthur Guiterman, 1935 … 181

The National Youth Administration … 182

Painting Depicting the Activities of the
National Youth Administration Alden Krider, 1936

"Evaluation of the Contributions of the National Youth Administration" Advisory Committee on Education, 1939

"Educational Contribution of the Civilian Conservation Corps"

Robert Fechner, May 1937 … 186

Middletown in Transition: A Study in Cultural Conflicts

Robert S. Lynd and Helen Merrell Lynd,
1937 … 189

Alfred Kinsey's Marriage Course

Alfred C. Kinsey, June 1938

"First Lecture of Marriage Course"Alfred C. Kinsey, June 1939 … 193

"Radio in a Modern School Program"

Gertrude Metze, March 20, 1939 … 197

Arctic Schoolteacher: Kulukak, Alaska, 1931–1933

Abbie Morgan Madenwald, 1992 … 200

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200668