Pioneers of Education Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Mary McLeod Bethune began formal schooling at age _____.

Question 2 2. Mary McLeod Bethune served as a special advisor on minority affairs for President _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following about Washington's impact on the Tuskegee Institute is FALSE?

Question 4 4. What was Webster's view about the value of education?

Question 5 5. Margaret Haley was a leader of the _____.

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Question 6 6. From an educational philosophy standpoint, Addams was a:

Question 7 7. Which of the following was NOT one of Washington's beliefs about the advancement of African Americans?

Question 8 8. In Montessori's method, the teacher can best be described as _____.

Question 9 9. All of the following statements are true about Webster's publication, A Grammatical Institute of the English Language, EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. Pestalozzi was heavily influenced by _____.

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Question 11 11. For Haley, why was the struggle for teachers' rights part of a broader political struggle?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT one of the three main points concerning education in Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia?

Question 13 13. Why was the Bethune-Cookman College significant for healing the divide?

Question 14 14. Jefferson believed that all people should have a basic education in the areas of:

Question 15 15. Mann was a proponent of an education system funded by the state through:

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Question 16 16. Margaret Haley worked to merge the Chicago Teachers Federation with the _____.

Question 17 17. Addams educational philosophy is very similar to the philosophy of

Question 18 18. Dewey's views can be seen as a forerunner of today's popular concept of _____.

Question 19 19. The Pestalozzi Method is a _____ approach that emphasizes the development of all aspects of a person, including the head, heart, and hands.

Question 20 20. Why was W.E.B. Du Bois a staunch critic of Washington?

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Question 21 21. DuBois was a ferocious advocate for the rights of:

Question 22 22. Margaret Haley was the first woman to speak in a forum held by the _____.

Question 23 23. Webster maintained that _____ textbooks should have _____ focus.

Question 24 24. What is a settlement house?

Question 25 25. Mann's teacher training schools were known as:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was NOT one of the main ideas in the Elementary School Act of 1817?

Question 27 27. Which of the following was NOT one of Dubois's accomplishments?

Question 28 28. Mann's six principles of education are based on what type of ideals?

Question 29 29. Dewey believed very strongly in the idea that a classroom exhibit characteristics of _____.

Question 30 30. DuBois was a founding member of the:

Pioneers of Education Chapter Exam Instructions

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