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AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF INSTRUCTION,
AT
LOWELL, (MASS.) AUGUST, 1838;
INCLUDING
T H E J O U R N A L OF P R O C E E D ING's,
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ERRATUM.—p. 50, in the title of Mr. Harrington's Lecture, after “Practicability,” insert “and Expediency.”

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JOURNAL OF PROCEEDINGS, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xi LIST OF OFFICERS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xiv. ANNUAL REPORT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xx

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ON THE LITERARY RESPONSIBILITY OF TEACHERS. By CHARLEs WHITE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - l

Introduction—literary responsibility not the only accountableness of teachers, – superior importance of moral culture, 3, −The literary responsibility of teachers appears, I. from the fact that it is mind chiefly which educates mind, 5, – children are flexible — impressible—imitative, 5, – II. the literary responsibility of teachers receives confirmation from the valuable effects of popular education, 6, -one of these effects is a larger and more skilful appropriation of the powers of nature to the uses of life, – illustrations, 7, 8, 9, - this effect not advantageous beyond a certain limit, unless moral and religious education be made to accompany intellectual culture, 10,– other happy effects of popular education, serving to develope the responsibility of teachers, 11, 12, 13—effect of a cultivation of the understanding on

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