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CHAPTER V.-RURAL EDUCATION.

Introduction...

Conference for education in the South.

Conference of State rural school supervisors..

Teacher training for rural schools...

The county unit....

Rural-school legislation..

Free textbooks.....

Agriculturaleducation and home economics.

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CHAPTER VI.-SECONDARY EDUCATION.

General survey.....

Why improvement of high schools is slow.

Pioneer efforts at improvement..

The high school in the surveys...

The junior high school....

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CHAPTER VII.-HIGHER EDUCATION.

General tendencies..

New developments in State control of higher educational institutions.

The New England college entrance certificate board and the State departments of education.

Classification.

Surveys of higher educational institutions..

Action of educational associations.

Entrance requirements....

New foundations and reorganizations..

New tendencies in engineering education--their bearing on the arts curriculum.

Resignations and elections.....

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CHAPTER VIII.-PROGRESS OF THE YEAR IN MEDICAL EDUCATION.

Present status of medical education.

Colleges having higher entrance requirements....

State requirements of higher preliminary education.

Financial aid to medical colleges.

Closer relations with hospitals..

Development by limitation..

Helps in the general progress..

Other improvements by licensing boards.

Standards of medical practice.

Relation of medicine to generaleducation..

Entrance to college by examination..

Thorough and reliable examinations essential.

Administration of entrance requirements.

Choice of a medical school..

Medical knowledge more extensive and complete.

State requirements more exacting.

Nonrecognition of medical colleges.

All-time clinical professors......

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CHAPTER XV.-THE MONTESSORI MOVEMENT IN AMERICA,

Beginnings of the movement.

Interest developed in the United States.

Dr. Montessori visits America.......

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CHAPTER XVI.-EDUCATION FOR CHILD NURTURE AND HOME MAKING OUTSIDE OF SCHOOLS,

Parents as educators....

Organizations promoting education in child nurture.

Cooperation....

Care of children before school age-Education of parents in infant hygiene..

Cooperative plan for education of mothers in infant hygiene..

Hospitals educate mothers.......

Helps for parents in moral training of children under school age.

Mothers' clubs in kindergartens and primary classes.

What some high schools have done in promotion of better homes.

How one school enlists outside help in teaching.......

Home education extension work of normal schools and colleges..

Colleges giving opportunities for study of child nurture and home making by parents..

Work of women's clubs in better home making..

Educational work of settlements......

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CHAPTER XVII.- PROFESSIONAL ART SCHOOLS.

History of the movement.

Management..

1. Academic schools..

2. Schools of design..

3. Industrial art schools.

4. Schools of architecture..

5. Normal art schools....

6. Artistic courses in colleges and universities.

Conclusion.......

List of art schools, classified as to management.

Professional art schools, classified by subjects...

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