History of Missionary Agency of the State Normal Schools of Prussia in Massachusetts in 1835-6-7 and 8.
Read at the Quarter Centennian on his way to the United States, having been sent by the King of Prussia to learn the condition of our schools, hospitals, prisons, and othgned articles, June 22 and July 11, 1835, on Public Instruction of Prussia, which are in Brooks' style. he determined to try the effect of hiaries or schools for teachers in the elementary schools, of which Prussia, with a population equal to that of the United States, has now forve been in most successful operation for several years in Germany, Prussia, and other European states.
This step might result in the appoint we shall, I fear, advance, but in very slow and broken steps.
In Prussia there are forty-two such seminaries, and they are there found to bl, stating the facts about what the system had actually wrought in Prussia, and urging the people to adopt the same successful system here.