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61. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of John T. Crisp, or John Crisp, and General Milton Moore as students at the Chapel Hill Academy in Lafayette County, near the Jackson County line, in the 1840s, along with Senator F. M. Cockrell....

62. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of D. H. Cantrell and John Lockridge as students at the Six-Mile school near Independence in the mid-1800s.

63. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of John Buchanan "as a teacher" at an early Jackson County school called the Gooseneck School.

64. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 One paragraph of biography about Professor D. I. Campbell, or David Caldwell, a teacher arriving in Jackson County in "about 1844," later becoming "county school commissioner."

65. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of David Burge, Hardin Steele, and Beal Green as students at the Gooseneck School in early Jackson County.

66. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of Amanda Evans Campbell, or Mrs. William Campbell, as a student at the John O. Buchanan school in 1840s Jackson County.

67. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Description of John Youley, teacher of the "Highland Academy" near the town of Dodson, Missouri in the mid-1900s.

68. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Mention of James Belt, Nathan Simpson, and William Winchester as fellow students of the author in a Latin class at an early Jackson County school.

69. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Two paragraphs about the "first" school in Westport and one of its teachers.

70. Early Schools of Jackson County Early Schools of Jackson County December 1922 Photo (of Stephen) and biographical description of the family of Stephen Ragan (1823-1909), author of the article and a Confederate veteran growing up in Jackson County. Description of his father Jacob...

71. Education in Jackson County Education in Jackson County Fall 2003 Review of the first educational efforts in Jackson County, Missouri, primarily home and private schools.

72. Education: Kansas Judge Raises Taxes to Desegregate Schools Education: Kansas Judge Raises Taxes to Desegregate Schools October/19/1987 Article about the "10-year-old school desegregation case" partially settled with an order by federal district Judge Russell Clark to increase "property taxes and income taxes to finance a @265-million...

73. Education: When Desegregation Backfires Education: When Desegregation Backfires July/31/1989 Photos and article about the continuing failure to desegregate schools in the Kansas City School District, despite attempts with magnet schools, improvement of inner-city public schools, and proposed vouchers...

74. Education: Yes! Education: Yes! April/10/1950 Article about the approval of a school levy "vot[ing] enough money to put its [Kansas City's] schools back on a 40-week season, and to stay off the N. C. A. C. S. S. [North Central Association of Colleges...

75. Educational Events: Hygienic and Physical Education in the Kansas City Schools Educational Events: Hygienic and Physical Education in the Kansas City Schools October//1915 Proposition to establish inspection and training for students in habits for good health.

76. Educational News and Editorial Comment: Toward Modernizing the Organization of Schools Educational News and Editorial Comment: Toward Modernizing the Organization of Schools May//1939 Restructuring of the local school system to keep up with changing times.

77. Educational Organization and Progress in American Cities: A Symposium on Present Educational Conditions Educational Organization and Progress in American Cities: A Symposium on Present Educational Conditions and Needs January//1905 Description of the Kansas City public school system in the context of school systems of several major cities.

78. Experiences with Differentiated Staffing Experiences with Differentiated Staffing March//1969 Section of the article (written by the "assistant superintendent in charge of instruction, Kansas City, Missouri, public schools") about the implementation in 1968 of "a differentiated staffing plan" "in...

79. Facer School (Free the Children) Facer School (Free the Children) Summer//1975 Article describing the experimental private elementary school called PACER School, at 1200 West 39th Street, stressing "creative problem solving; non-sexist activities, models and expectancies. ..in. ..an...

80. Facts, Figures, and Information about Kansas City, Missouri Facts, Figures, and Information about Kansas City, Missouri April 15, 1899 Comparisons of 1846, 1871, and 1899 real estate values and population, along with some notable features of Kansas City, e.g. schools, railways, packing, conventions, agricultural implements, etc.