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Jane Addams on education

by Jane Addams

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Addams, Jane, 1860-1935,
    • Education -- Philosophy,
    • Progressive education -- United States -- Philosophy -- History,
    • Social reformers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Social service -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited, with an introduction and notes by Ellen Condliffe Lagemann.
      SeriesClassics in education ;, no. 51
      ContributionsLagemann, Ellen Condliffe, 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB875 .A33 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 225 p. ;
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3022509M
      ISBN 100807727849, 0807727830
      LC Control Number85002740

      Jane Addams in the Classroom. Essays bringing Jane Addams's innovative ideas on education to the teachers of today and tomorrow. Once intent on being good to people, Jane Addams later dedicated herself to the idea of being good with people, establishing mutually-responsive and reciprocal relationships with those she served at Hull House. The book contains a chapter on her philosophy of children, child labor, and childhood crime. Linn, James Weber, and Anne Firor Scott. Jane Addams: A Biography. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, E-mail Citation» The nephew of Jane Addams, Linn bases this biography on Addams’s personal papers, manuscripts, and letters.

      Welcome to Jane Addams Elementary! Jane Addams is a PreK-5 elementary school serving students in Melrose Park, Illinois. We are dedicated to the education of our students. Letter from Our Principal. Our Mission. District 89 empowers, educates and inspires students to achieve personal excellence in a multi-cultural society.   Jane Addams saw education as the foundation for democracy. She also argued for women’s suffrage and for the peaceful resolution of international conflicts. Her pacifism led her to oppose US entry into the First World War. After the cessation of hostilities she was active in organizing relief supplies. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in

      The Education of Jane Addams traces, with unprecedented care, Addams's three-decade journey from a privileged prairie girlhood through her years as the competent spinster daughter in a demanding family after her father's death to her early seasoning on the Chicago reform scene. It weaves her spiritual struggles with Christianity into her 4/5(1). Jane Addams, –, American social worker, b. Cedarville, Ill., grad. Rockford College, In , with Ellen Gates Starr, she founded Hull House in Chicago, one of the first social settlements in the United States (see settlement house).Based on the university settlements begun in England by Samuel Barnett, Hull House served as a community center for the .


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Family and education Jane Addams was born in Cedarville, Illinois, on September 6, She was the eighth child of John Huy Addams, a successful miller, banker, and landowner.

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Things you'll need to know to .Jane Addams was an advocate of immigrants, the poor, women, and peace. Author of numerous articles and books, she founded the first settlement house in the United States.

Her best known book, Twenty Years at Hull House, was about the time she spent at the settlement house. She led campaigns against child labor, worked hard for suffrage (women's.