Education -- Nevada -- History
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Lela Halsell Hempton's memoirs reveal her life as a child on a family farm in southwest Missouri; the family's move to Columbia, near Goldfield, Nevada, in 1904; childhood on the Nevada frontier; education, early teaching career in rural Nevada schools, and married life. Material from 1975.
Survey, also known as the Peabody report, to study the financial, administrative and educational problems of Nevada schools and recommendations for solutions to those problems.,Includes sections on the socio-economic setting of education (including the history of education in Nevada), state and local educational organizations, instructional personnel, education of children, secondary education, pupil transportation, finance, business management, and the physical plants.