Annual Report of the Board of Education, Volume 20

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1st-72nd include the annual report of the Secretary of the Board.
 

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Page 104 - ... to impress on the minds of children and youth committed to their care and instruction the principles of piety, justice, and a sacred regard to truth, love to their country, humanity and universal benevolence, sobriety, industry and frugality, chastity, moderation and temperance, and those other virtues which are the ornament of human society, and the basis upon which a republican constitution is founded...
Page 86 - ... to countenance and inculcate the principles of humanity and general benevolence, public and private charity, industry and frugality, honesty and punctuality in their dealings ; sincerity, good humor, and all social affections, and generous sentiments among the people.
Page 104 - ... it shall be the duty of such instructors to endeavor to lead their pupils, as their ages and capacities will admit, into a clear understanding of the tendency of the above-mentioned virtues to preserve and perfect a republican constitution, and secure the blessings of liberty, as well as to promote their future happiness, and also to point out to them the evil tendency of the opposite vices.
Page 228 - It shall be the duty of the president, professors, and tutors of the University at Cambridge and of the several colleges, of all preceptors and teachers of academies, and of all other instructors of youth, to exert their best endeavors to impress on the minds of children and youth committed to their care and instruction the principles of piety and justice and a sacred regard to truth ; love of their country, humanity, and universal benevolence; sobriety, industry, and frugality; chastity, moderation,...
Page 89 - Every person who shall have any child under his control, between the ages of eight and fourteen years, shall send such child to some public school within the town or city in which he resides, during at least twelve weeks, if the public schools within such town or city shall be so long kept, in each and every year during which such child shall be under his control, six weeks of which shall be consecutive.
Page 18 - ... is, unless such child shall have attended some public or private day school, where instruction was given by a teacher qualified to instruct in those branches required to be taught in the public school of the State of Colorado, or shall have been regularly instructed...
Page 30 - It shall be the duty of the resident ministers of the gospel, the selectmen, and the school committees, in the several towns, to exert their influence, and use their best endeavors, that the youth of their towns shall regularly attend the schools established for their instruction.
Page 69 - January, 1835, all moneys in the treasury derived from the sale of lands in the State of Maine, and from the claim of the State on the Government of the United States for military services, and not otherwise appropriated, together with fifty...
Page 141 - Ladies and Gentlemen, — You are well aware, no doubt, that, in making the preparations for this noble and beautiful occasion, Dr. Putnam has said to one man, "Go," and he goeth, and to another, "Come," and he cometh, and to a third, " Do this," and he doeth it ; and, when he said to me, " Go you and couch the words you have to say in a sort of rhyme and rhythm,
Page 70 - Act, one-half of the income of the fund was to be apportioned and distributed for the use and support of common schools, in the manner then provided by law for the apportionment and distribution of the whole income of the fund ; and all appropriations for general educational purposes, unless otherwise specially provided for by law, were to be chargeable to and paid from the other half of the annual income of said fund. And in case this half of the annual income should in any year exceed the sums...

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