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Question 1 1. Margaret Haley's most famous speech was entitled _____.

Question 2 2. What is a settlement house?

Question 3 3. All of the following statements are true about Webster's publication, A Grammatical Institute of the English Language, EXCEPT:

Question 4 4. The Pestalozzi Method is a _____ approach that emphasizes the development of all aspects of a person, including the head, heart, and hands.

Question 5 5. Progressive education emphasizes learning by _____.

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Question 6 6. Why would Pestalozzi be dissatisfied with a classroom where the teacher only lectured to the students?

Question 7 7. How did President Truman recognize the important role of Mary McLeod Bethune?

Question 8 8. Margaret Haley worked to merge the Chicago Teachers Federation with the _____.

Question 9 9. Why was DuBois an advocate for education?

Question 10 10. Mann's six principles of education are based on what type of ideals?

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Question 11 11. Why is Montessori's approach referred to as child-centred?

Question 12 12. Why was W.E.B. Du Bois a staunch critic of Washington?

Question 13 13. Mann's teacher training schools were known as:

Question 14 14. Dewey believed in a classroom that was _____.

Question 15 15. Mary McLeod Bethune began formal schooling at age _____.

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Question 16 16. How did Webster's experiences as a teacher influence his life's work?

Question 17 17. Pestalozzi could be considered to be an advocate of inclusion, or the idea that:

Question 18 18. Why did Mann believe that the education system must be inclusive?

Question 19 19. From an educational philosophy standpoint, Addams was a:

Question 20 20. Dewey believed very strongly in the idea that a classroom exhibit characteristics of _____.

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Question 21 21. Washington received his education at:

Question 22 22. Webster maintained that _____ textbooks should have _____ focus.

Question 23 23. Which of the following was NOT one of Dubois's accomplishments?

Question 24 24. Maria Montessori's early medical work led her to focus on _____.

Question 25 25. Dewey's views can be seen as a forerunner of today's popular concept of _____.

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Question 26 26. For Pestalozzi, education was a means of promoting:

Question 27 27. DuBois was a ferocious advocate for the rights of:

Question 28 28. How do we see the influence of pragmatism on Dewey's views on education?

Question 29 29. Mary McLeod Bethune served as a special advisor on minority affairs for President _____.

Question 30 30. The name of Addams' famous settlement house was

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