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Who established the public school system?

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2009-07-07 06:15:44

During the 19th century, local and state governments built

systems of tax-supported public schools. The reformers who created

the most advanced and centralized systems at the time were Whigs:

Horace Mann, Henry Barnard, Calvin Stowe and others.


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