History Period 7
19 December 2013
"Horace Mann's Letters on the Extension of Slavery" Ed. Buell and Blanchard, Printers. N.p., 1850. Web. 6 Nov. 2013. I learned that Horace Mann was also part of the slavery movement. I used this newspaper article as one of his accomplishments not involving education.
Mann, Horace. "The Common School Journal." The Common School Journal.
Ed. Wm. B. Fowle. N.p., 1852. Web. 04 Dec. 2013.I learned a lot about his teachings and what he believed teachers should teach. Since it is the digital copy of the real Common School Journal, I learned of what it contained. I used all of the journal entries and magazine pages as part of Horace Mann's accomplishments
Banks, Julia.et.al. Horace Mann: North American Biographies. Danbury CT. Grolier Educational. 1994. Print. I learned all about Horace Mann’s life and deeply into the background of education. I used this book mostly in the Background tab in my site.
"Fast Facts." Fast Facts. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Dec. 2013. I learned what percent of kids that
are attending school in 2013. I used this in as one of Horace Mann’s accomplishments
Garcia, Kristian. "Horace Mann The Father Of Education." YouTube. YouTube, 20 Mar. 2012. Web. 03 Dec. 2013. I learned that when Horace was a child, he only went to school for ten weeks. I used this as one of the required videos on the home page.
“Horace Mann.” 2013. The Biography Channel. Website. N.d. Web. Oct 31 2013. I learned about Horace Mann’s highly respected six principles of education. I used this website in my Six Principals tab under Accomplishments.
"Horace Mann." Notre Dame University, n.d. Web. 03 Dec. 2013. I learned that Horace Mann was part of the Massachusetts state senate. I used this site as some of his accomplishments and as part of my background research.
"Horace Mann’s Troubling Legacy." Horace Mann’s Troubling Legacy. University Press of Kansas, n.d. Web. 03 Dec. 2013. I learned about Horace Mann’s lasting legacy he left on America today. I used this source for the Lasting Impact section of my website.
McAllister, Maria, and Meghan Fiero. Horace Mann: The American Scene. Danbury CT. Grolier Educational. 2001. Print. I learned that Horace Mann set up a board of education and helped keep schools open for longer. I used this book in my Accomplishments and Lasting Impact tabs in my website.
Peters, Tim. "Horace Mann." YouTube. YouTube, 12 Oct. 2013. Web. 04 Dec. 2013.
I learned that Horace Mann increased funding to schools. I used this site as one of my videos located on the Accomplishments tab.
Sass, Edmund D. "American Educational History Timeline." American Educational
History Timeline. N.p., 18 Dec. 2013. Web. 19 Dec. 2013.I learned about all the
laws that have been passed since Horace Mann's death. I used this information
in the Educational Laws tab in my website.