ERIC Number: ED541098
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1919
Reference Count: N/A
Secondary Education. Bulletin, 1918, No. 47
Briggs, Thomas H.
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
This bulletin discusses secondary education in the United States from the years 1916-1918. The following contents are included: (1) Character of school reports; (2) Growth of high schools; (3) The small high school; (4) Consolidation and coordination; (5) Larger use of the school plant; (6) The high schools and the colleges; (7) Failures and marks; (8) Retardation, attendance, and elimination; (9) High school pupils, (10) High schools for Negroes; (11) Secondary school teachers and principals; (12) The tenure of teachers and principals; (13) The training of teachers and principals; (14) Supervision of instruction; (15) Extension of function of high schools; (16) The war and secondary schools; (17) Farm service by high school pupils; (18) Military training in high schools; and (19) The future of the high school. [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Educational History, Small Schools, Consolidated Schools, Coordination, Mental Retardation, Special Education, Attendance, African American Education, Teacher Education, Instructional Leadership, Administrator Education, War, School Role, Tenure, Politics of Education, Educational Policy, Secondary School Students, Educational Trends, Futures (of Society), Educational Facilities, Principals, Secondary Education, High Schools, Junior High Schools, Military Training, Secondary School Teachers, Grades (Scholastic), Academic Failure, College Preparation, College Readiness, National Surveys, Vocational Education, Federal Legislation, Administrator Qualifications, Teacher Qualifications, Salaries, School Administration, Dropouts, School Schedules, Educational Quality
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Junior High Schools; Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Smith Hughes Act