Publication Date


Advisor(s) - Committee Chair

Lee Jones, Finley Grise

Degree Program

School of Teacher Education

Degree Type

Master of Arts


The specific aims of the study are:

  1. To survey the schools in Monroe County - the one-room rural schools, the two-teacher schools and the consolidated schools.
  2. To show the percentage of attendance and percentage of failure in different schools and the cost per pupil attending.
  3. To show the relation between teachers qualifications and teachers pay.
  4. To study the transportation system; figuring the cost per pupil per mile.
  5. To make general recommendations based on data obtained.


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