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Posts tagged compulsory education

July 2, 2012

 

Fourth of July postcard

Political Suicide On The Fourth Of July

A well-respected lawyer was almost run out of Salem, Indiana for a Fourth of July address advocating for a property tax increase to support public education.

November 8, 2010

 

Honey Creek School, Unionville

Legislating Education, and Paying For It

Although mandated by Indiana's constitution, state-funded elementary education remained largely theoretical in Indiana for most of the nineteenth century.

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