High School And Class Management

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byHorace Adelbert Hollister

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...pupils' school records. The fourth cause, that of failures in studies, offers a problem of peculiar interest. It has a bearing on several important features of school organization and government. The failures may be due to lack of ability or preparedness for the work; to lack of interest; to incompetent instruction; to a maladjustment in schedule or curriculum; to low vitality or actual ill-health. A careful study of such cases by teachers and principal should lead to an early discovery of the cause and the speedy application of a remedy, if such there might be. It will be seen that in some particulars this cause of absence is definitely related to that of ill-health. The mistake is too often made of letting a case drag along for months or semesters without any special effort, simply taking the situation as inevitable and beyond the responsibility of the school. Hence it is that each case of failure should point back to the details of organization that are most likely to be involved and should lead to a close scrutiny of each element and each point of articulation in the entire scheme. In all aspects of this problem of attendance the advisory function of the school should be made a direct and helpful factor. The keeping of records of high school pupils bears a close relationship to the matter of attendance. These records should include: (1) attendance at school and in class; (2) scholarship; (3) general conduct and spirit; (4) analysis of special capabilities as related to vocation or profession; (s) physical training and health. Some one in the organization of the school should be charged with keeping the pupil's record of attendance at school, and the teachers should keep attendance records for their respective classes which should, in...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...pupils' school records. The fourth cause, that of failures in studies, offers a problem of peculiar interest. I...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:94 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217484255

ISBN - 13:9780217484251

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