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Remembering Massachusetts State Normal Schools: Pioneers in Teacher Education
(2014)
  • Mary-Lou Breitborde
  • Kelly Ann Kolodny, Framingham State University
  • Massachusetts State Universities. Council of Presidents., Massachusetts State Universities. Council of Presidents.
Abstract
This is a commemorative book that highlights the stories of eight Massachusetts state normal schools at the 175th anniversary of the start of formal state sponsored teacher education.

Schools:
Framingham Normal School (1839), Framingham State Univ. 
Westfield Normal School (1839), Westfield State Univ. 
Bridgewater Normal School (1840), Bridgewater State Univ. 
Salem Normal School (1854), Salem State Univ. 
Massachusetts Normal Art School (1873), Massachusetts College of Art and Design. 
Worcester Normal School (1874), Worcester State Univ. 
Fitchburg Normal School (1894), Fitchburg State Univ. 
North Adams Normal School (1894), Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. 
Keywords
  • Teachers colleges -- Massachusetts -- History,
  • normal schools,
  • teacher training,
  • student teaching
Publication Date
September 1, 2014
Publisher
Institute for Massachusetts Studies
ISBN
9780692246719
Citation Information
Massachusetts State Universities. Council of Presidents, M.L. Breitborde, and K. Kolodny. Remembering Massachusetts State Normal Schools: Pioneers in Teacher Education. Institute for Massachusetts Studies, 2014.