02. Colleges and Academic Units
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence, articles and addresses, manuscripts for curriculum records, and miscellaneous items. Most records relating to the administration of the Demonstration School.
Information on various Chicago-area settlements including Hull House, Howell House (formerly Bohemian settlement), and Chicago Commons social settlement.
Programs, bulletins, advertisements and schedules for the Children's School of the National College of Education. Describes the services and curriculum of the school, special school events and fund raising campaigns. Also includes original announcement of the opening of the demonstration school at the National Kindergarten and Elementary College's new Evanston campus in 1926.
Contains student assessment and evaluation materials, including examples of report cards from other schools in the United States and notes on evaluating students.
Editions of the curriculum record and philosophy of the Children's School of the National College of Education, later the Baker Demonstration School.
Meeting minutes, meeting agendas, faculty research directories, curriculum planning documents.
The materials in Boxes 1-5 consist of files created by Prof. Joseph Fischer while he chaired the IDS Department, 1994-1997, and donated by Prof. Fischer in 2008. They are supplemented by an "Introduction to the M.Ed. Field Based Program: Philosophy, Structure & Processes" (1984) and "Handbook for Term 1" (1984), donated by Prof. Fletcher DuBois in 2011.
Publication focusing on the methods and philosophy of the Kindergarten.
Notebooks,drawings, and Froebel Gift work belonging to various guests or visitors and non-students of the Chicago Kindergarten College. Work belonging to Susan Blow, Carolina Gerke, who studied with Froebel's widow, Minna Shellhorn, who studied with Froebel, Mabel Agnes Gerrish, Carrie Coit, Margaret Maclachlan,and Edward Heall.