ERIC Number: EJ368139
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Student Initiative and the Origins of the High School Extracurriculum: Chicago, 1880-1915.
Gutowski, Thomas W.
History of Education Quarterly, v28 n1 p49-72 Spr 1988
Describes the growth of extracurricular activities in Chicago, Illinois high schools in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Examines the origins and membership of student clubs and the emergence of systematic educator involvement in them, which established adult control and discipline. Discusses implications for the ongoing study of current high school policy. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)