ERIC Number: EJ602131
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Lucy Wheelock: Her Life and Work.
DuCharme, Catherine C.
Childhood Education, v76 n3 p164-69 Spr 2000
Examines early influences of educator Lucy Wheelock's life, her contributions to the kindergarten movement, and her legacy to early childhood educators today. Discusses her early education, preparation as a kindergarten teacher, and her efforts to spread the "gospel of Froebel." Maintains that Wheelock's legacy is her belief in the idealism of Froebelian doctrine: that kindergarten would improve society. (KB)
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