Land set aside to support education
First instituted here but not fully embraced for years
Expanded state systems of higher education.
legislature could tax for secondary schools too!
University of Georgia
Free Schools (Public Schools) Teaching more than 2000 children in 1853
Modern universities becoming the norm.
First established in Columbus Ohio
More than 50 normal schools operational.
350 Normal Schools were operating in 45 states.
Normal Schools broaden their curriculum from 2 to 3 years to 4 years.