ERIC Number: ED309859
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-May
Reference Count: N/A
Historical Status of Elementary Schools in Rural Alaskan Communities 1867-1980.
This report presents information on the historical status and geographical location of elementary schools in rural Alaskan communities from 1867 to 1980. Section I, a historical perspective, provides a summary of major educational systems in Alaska and a chronological summary of major educational legislation in the state. Section II, which makes up the bulk of the document, is a community chronology or continuous table that lists, in alphabetical order by community, years of school operation, school operating agencies, and sources of the historical information. (This section begins with an explanation of table headings.) Section III offers an index to a map of elementary schools in rural Alaskan communities from 1867-1980. Section IV consists of a bibliography of over 50 citations concerning education in Alaska. Section V provides a partial list of established communities without school histories and a list of unverified geographical communities. A reduced reproduction of the map of rural Alaskan elementary schools is appended. (RH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Fairbanks. Center for Cross-Cultural Studies.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska