Monroe, Paul, 1869-1947

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Paul Monroe was a member of the faculty of Teachers College, columbia University from 1897 to 1935. Known for his pioneering research in the history of education, Monroe edited a seminal, multivolume work in the field, titled "Cyclopedia of Education" (1911-1913). Monroe was director of the School of Education at Teachers College (1915-1923) and director of the college's International Institute of Education (1923-1938). As director of the International Institute, Monroe trained international students for leadership positions in education and sponsored research on education in various countries, including China, Turkey and Puerto Rico.

From the description of Paul Monroe Papers, 1873-1970. (Columbia University in the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 252358376

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creatorOf Monroe, Paul, 1869-1947. Paul Monroe Papers, 1873-1970. Columbia University in the City of New York, Teacher's College
referencedIn Proctor, Arthur Marcus, 1886-1955. Papers, [ca. 1931-1930]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Marx, Guido H. (Guido Hugo), b. 1871. Guido H. Marx papers, 1893-1949. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Manny, Frank Addison, 1868-1954. Papers, 1890-1955 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
creatorOf Manny, Frank Addison, 1868-1954. Frank Addison Manny papers, 1890-1955. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn U.S. American Commission to Negotiate Peace Records, 1898-1919, (bulk 1918-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn United States. American Commission to Negotiate Peace. U.S. American Commission to Negotiate Peace records, 1898-1919 (bulk 1918-1919). Library of Congress
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Comparative education


Birth 1869

Death 1947



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