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Published by AMS Press in [New York .
Written in English



  • Connecticut


  • Teachers -- Training of -- Connecticut -- History.,
  • Teachers colleges -- Connecticut -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby J. L. Meader. New York, Bureau of Publications, Teachers College, Columbia University, 1928.
LC ClassificationsLB1715 .M35 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5104808M
ISBN 100404553079
LC Control Number74177065

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Sixteen years after Columbian School had been founded in Vermont, the first state-funded normal school was founded in the neighboring state of Massachusetts, thanks largely to the efforts of education reformers such as Horace Mann and James G. Carter. In that school moved from its original site of Lexington to West Newton, and then in to Framingham. Central Connecticut State University was founded in as the State Normal School to train teachers. It was the sixth normal school in the United States and is the oldest public university in Connecticut. It ran until when the school was temporarily closed due to opposition in the Connecticut General Assembly. Two years later, the Normal School resumed its services and continued to do. The New Haven Normal School was the third such institution in Connecticut, the first being the New Britain Normal School and then the Willimantic Normal School. The creation of teacher training schools were a long time in coming to Connecticut. The legislature at the time had a reputation for being resistant to educational reform. Normal schools were established chiefly to train elementary-school teachers for common schools (known as public schools in the United States). The first public normal school in the United States was founded in Lexington, Massachusetts, in Both public and private “normals” initially offered a two-year course beyond the secondary level, but in the 20th century teacher-training.

Connecticut General Statutes, Section (a) requires that individuals who are either 17 or 18 years of age at the time of GED ® registration must submit documentation that they have been officially withdrawn from a Connecticut school for at least six months; 17 year-olds must submit an official withdrawal form with a parent or guardian.   The State Normal School in New Britain was founded in It was the first training school for teachers in Connecticut and the sixth in the nation. According to David Nelson Camp’s History of New Britain (). Proposals had been received by the trustees to locate the school in the city of Middletown, and in Farmington, Southington, and some other towns; and it was after the first of. A century of teacher education in Connecticut;: The story of the New Britain State Normal School and the Teachers College of Connecticut, [Herbert E Fowler] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A classic.. Rare. safeguards, contact the Director of Special Education in your local school district. You may also write or call the Bureau of Special Education, Connecticut State Department of Education, P.O. Box , Room , Hartford, CT , at () .