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WISCONSIN

Journal of Education

ORGAY OF THE

STATE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION

AND OF THE

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION.

JULY, 187.4.

CONTENTS:

Page 259

260 269 263

267

Michigan Stal luiversity and High School,

Page 211

Peep Through the Door of a Kindergartco. What We Ow to gaysiz, as a Teacher, (concluded)

A Visit to Two Schools, ('heapruing Education,

247 The True Value of Man, The Boy Aguiz, (concluded,

249 Objective Teaching, What System of Organization Shall be Adopted ? 251 Voluntary Attendance, The Prayer of sayiz,

In the Laboratory with Agasaiz. Caring for Pupils,

254 Good Manners, . Axioms in Education

455 Official Department, Persistance versus Tact.

257 Editorial Miscellany. Matthew Arnold! Ideal of a liberal Training,

258 State Teachers' 1890lation, Short Article

250-236-263-271 Book Notices,

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EDWARD SEARING AND JOHN B. PRADT,

Editors and Publishers.

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EDWARD SEARING AND JOHN B. PRADT,

Editors and Publishers.

MADISON, WIS.:
DEMOCRAT COMPANY BOOK AND JOB PRINTERS, MIFFLIN-ST.

1874.

ARCHITECTURE.

-BUILDING COMMITTEES WILL FIND A VARIETY of Modern Designs for School Houses, Court Houses,

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E. TOWNSEND MIX, °1874-Established--1856.

ARCHITECT, MILWAUKEE, WIS

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