1854 Religion and Morality in Public Schools

  • Abstract Number 3. Religious Faith of the Students Attending the Normal School

    Religious Denomination of Teachers

    In 1854, the city schools began the practice of opening and closing each day with scripture reading and prayer. In addition, the religious denomination of every teacher was listed in the Annual Reports of the School Inspector from 1859 to 1874.

    Egerton Ryerson

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    Table of statistics on students in Upper Canada.