ERIC Number: EJ306208
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Adult Basic Education in Colonial America.
Long, Huey B.
Adult Literacy and Basic Education, v7 n2 p55-68 1983
Describes the role of private teachers in colonial America, including evening schools and literacy education, costs of instruction, basic writing and arithmetic curriculum, evening schoolhouses, and schoolmasters' characteristics. Newspaper advertisements served as primary sources for the study. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - Research
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