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United States Bureau of Education

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Works: 2,222 works in 3,050 publications in 2 languages and 44,220 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Bibliography  Rules  Lists 
Roles: Compiler, Author
Classifications: L111, 379.73
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School life( )

in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public libraries in the United States of America; their history, condition, and management by United States( Book )

33 editions published between 1876 and 1980 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biennial survey of education( )

in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro education : a study of the private and higher schools for colored people in the United States by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro education : a study of the private and higher schools for colored people in the United States by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bulletin by United States( )

in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistics of State school systems by United States( )

in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States by Florian Cajori( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of publications of the United States Bureau of Education, 1867-1910 by United States( Book )

3 editions published between 1910 and 1940 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of "A.L.A." library : 5000 volumes for a popular library by American Library Association( Book )

4 editions published between 1893 and 1896 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin and the University of Pennsylvania by Francis Newton Thorpe( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enrollment in the foreign languages in secondary schools and colleges of the United States by Modern Foreign Language Study( Book )

4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on legal education by American Bar Association( Book )

7 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circular of information of the Bureau of Education, for( )

in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons in community and national life : series A, for the upper classes of the high school by United States( Book )

6 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statement of the theory of education in the United States of America as approved by many leading educators by United States( Book )

8 editions published between 1874 and 1974 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education and crime by James Pyle Wickersham( Book )

7 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Department-store education ; an account of the training methods developed at the Boston School of Salesmanship under the direction of Lucinda Wyman Prince by Helen Rich Norton( Book )

2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vocational training, as a part of the great movement for industrial betterment is now widely recognized as an advantageous measure for both the worker and the industry, but it is not many years since such applied education was looked upon with disfavor by employers and employees alike. This report will deal specifically with the development of that phase of it known to-day as department-store education. Contents include: (1) History of the Boston school salesmanship; (2) The course of study; (3) The course of study (continued)--Textiles, color and design, merchandise; (4) The course of study (continued)--Arithmetic, hygiene, and physical education, English; (5) The method of teaching; (6) "Follow-up" work and personal relations with pupils; (7) The teachers' training class; (8) Educational work in department stores; (9) Salesmanship in the public schools; and (10) Affiliation with the National Retail Dry Goods Association. Appended are: (1) Test questions given to pupils of school of salesmanship at end of course (salesmanship, textiles, color and design, merchandise, hygiene, arithmetic system); (2) Demonstration sales (types of customers, kinds of sales, some points of emphasis); (3) a typical week's program for the school of salesmanship; (4) Questionnaire for floor managers; (5) Application blank for saleswomen; (6) Facsimile of statistical record card (face); (7) Facsimile of statistical record card (back); (8) Efficiency bulletin; (9) Weekly schedule of teachers' training class; (10) List of stores employing educational directors; (11) List of cities employing graduates in the public schools; (12) Boston high schools offering salesmanship; (13) Colleges, and normal schools represented by graduates of teachers' training class; and (14) States in which graduates hold positions. (Contains 4 plates and 5 footnotes.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Answers to inquiries about the U.S. Bureau of Education, its work and history by Charles Warren( Book )

2 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Education (1867-1868)

controlled identityUnited States. Department of the Interior

controlled identityUnited States. Office of Education

Board of Education

Bureau of Education

Bureau of Education United States

Commissioner of Education United States, 1869 - 1929

Forente stater Department of the Interior. Bureau of Education

U. S. Bureau of Education.

United States Board of Education

United States Bureau of Education

United States Commissioner of Education 1869 - 1929

United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Education

United States Dept. of Education (1867-1868)

United States Dept. of the Interior Bureau of Education

United States Education, Bureau of

United States US Bureau of Education

US. Bureau of Education.

Languages
English (189)

Spanish (1)