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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1926 - Education

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Page 347 - That cooperative agricultural extension work shall consist of the giving of instruction and practical demonstrations in agriculture and home economics to persons not attending or resident in said colleges in the several communities, and imparting to such persons information on said subjects through field demonstrations, publications, and otherwise...
Page 447 - Treasury to the state in which such national forest is situated, to be expended as the state legislature may prescribe for the benefit of the public schools and public roads of the county or counties in which such national forest is situated...
Page 12 - Committees of the Young Men's Christian Association and the Young Women's Christian Association.
Page 482 - It puts a premium on dishonesty and debauches the public conscience; it reduces deception to a system, and makes a science of knavery; it presses hardest on those least able to pay; it imposes double taxation on one man and grants entire immunity to the next.
Page 58 - We renew our unqualified endorsement of a Department of Education with a Secretary in the President's Cabinet, and Federal aid...
Page 4 - Eaton, Theodore H. Education and vocations ; principles and problems of vocational education. New York, John Wiley and sons, inc., 1926. vi, 300 p. 8. (Books on education, ed. by AK Getman and CE Ladd) Problems of vocations are considered from the standpoint of the individual, of the group of individuals organized for a particular purpose, and of economic society as a whole. The problems of education are considered from the standpoint of...
Page 42 - States as may be designated, and the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art, the actual expense of such investigations, examinations, experiments, and reports to be paid from appropriations which may be made for the purpose, but the Academy shall receive no compensation whatever for any services to the Government of the United States.
Page 27 - Deaf. See American Association to Promote the Teaching of Speech to the Deaf ; American Federation of Organizations for the Hard of Hearing ; Conference of Executives of American Schools for the Deaf in the United States and Canada ; Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf; National Education Association, Department of Lip Reading ; Society of Progressive Oral Advocates.
Page 19 - York, for the purpose of receiving and maintaining a fund or funds and applying the income thereof to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding among the people of the United States, by aiding technical schools, institutions of higher learning, libraries, scientific research, hero funds, useful publications, and by such other agencies and means as shall from time to time be found appropriate therefor.
Page 63 - to promote acquaintance among representative men of the United States and those of the other Republics of America; to show hospitality and attention to representative men of the other Republics of America who visit the United States...

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