Publication Date

1990

Document Type

Dissertation/Thesis

First Advisor

Miranda, Wilma

Degree Name

M.S. Ed. (Master of Education)

Department

Department of Leadership and Educational Policy Studies

LCSH

Education--Illinois--Aurora--History||Schools--Illinois--Aurora--History

Abstract

This is a chronological history of the schools in Aurora, Illinois from 1835-1935. After relating the history of Aurora from 1832-1836, a chronological history of the early select schools, East Aurora Schools, West Aurora Schools and select private schools, is given. The major concern of this study was a lack of a comprehensive history of Aurora schools. The study also addresses how school philosophy and curriculum were impacted by population growth and people within the districts.

Comments

Includes bibliographical references (pages [131]-142)

Extent

151 pages

Language

eng

Publisher

Northern Illinois University

Rights Statement

In Copyright

Rights Statement 2

NIU theses are protected by copyright. They may be viewed from Huskie Commons for any purpose, but reproduction or distribution in any format is prohibited without the written permission of the authors.

Media Type

Text

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