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Special Types of Activities: Assemblies, Athletics, Music, Dramatics, Debating, and Clubs


by Elbert K. Fretwell - 1926

In following this brief discussion of the assembly, athletics, music, debating, and dramatics, the reader may find it convenient to recognize that the author has two basic ideas in mind. These ideas are: (1) It is the business of the school to organize the whole educational situation so that the pupil has a favorable opportunity to practice the qualities of the good citizen with results satisfying to himself; and (2) wherever at all possible, extra-curricular activities should grow out of curricular activities and return to curricular activities to enrich them.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 25, No. 2.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 27 Number 10, 1926, p. 165-179
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 21423, Date Accessed: 12/8/2021 10:37:01 PM

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