Beaver Murdock Academy--Beaver (Beaver County, Utah)
Designation of Courses. Although courses are not grouped in years, students can easily tell the advanced courses from the more elementary, the numbers following each course indicating which particular year of work the course should be taken in....
of the Los Angeles Business College, 19,07-8; National Diploma in Pen Work, Los Angeles Business College, 1907; Student of Henager's Business College, Salt Lake City, 1909; Teacher in the Branch Normal, 1909-10; Principal Paragoonah District...
English and Elocution.
A. B., U. of U., 1910; Life High School Diploma, 1910; Graduate of B. N. S., 1906; Student at U. of U. Summer School,
Biology and French.
A. B., U. of U., 1910; Certificate...
Two recitations and one laboratory period each week.
Three hours credit. First Term.
Breed Types. This course covers the history, characteristics of the differnt breeeds of horses, cattle, sheep, and swine. The student will...
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
'With his children and grandchildren, every moment was a teaching moment for Dad. If they were in the garden he would point out various plants and insects, in the house or at the table, he might quote from...
into the American education system. School gardens had the greatest success when there
was government support. School gardens were consistently viewed as a beneficial
teaching tool. Historical barriers to school gardens have continued to create...
most prominent early spokesperson was Cook County Normal School faculty member
Wilbur Jackman.” (Kohlstedt, 2008, p. 64). The nature study program was endorsed in
1893 by the Committee of Ten of the National Education Associations as...
This initiative was funded by a variety of state agencies to link nutrition education and
other studies with gardens in each of the state’s 8,000 public schools (Joseph, 2001).
California created a guide to support teachers titled, “A Childs...
A 2005 study of fifth graders across three inner city Baton Rouge schools
conducted by, J.L. Smith and C.E. Mostenbocjer, found that gardens in the school
correlated with a higher achievement in science (Blair, 2009, p. 23). In a separate...
Assadourian, E. (2003). Cultivating the butterfly effect. World Watch, Jan/Feb 2003,
Vol. 16 Issue 1. Retrieved from Academic Search Premier database, doi:
Beckman, L. & Smith, C. (2008). An evaluation of inner-city youth...