ERIC Number: EJ365372
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Foundations. The 1892 Committee of Ten.
Hertzberg, Hazel W.
Social Education, v52 n2 p144-45 Feb 1988
Discusses the Conference on History, Civil Government, and Political Economy of the National Education Association (NEA), known as the "Committee of Ten" which met in December 1892. Describes the committee's recommendations which, among other things, called for the movement away from rote memorization toward newer educational methods which served to "broaden and cultivate" the mind and promote critical thinking. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
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