Papers of Ralph Beatley, 1903-1967 (inclusive).


Beatley, Ralph, 1892-1989. Papers of Ralph Beatley, 1903-1967 (inclusive).

Papers of Ralph Beatley, 1903-1967 (inclusive).

Contains correspondence, class materials, research notes, administrative memoranda, manuscripts of publications and lectures, letters of recommendation and other student material, practice examinations, and professional research relating to Beatley's career as an educator. Includes materials relating to his work as an advisor to the College Entrance Examination Board and other organizations, his career as associate professor of education and tutor of mathematics at Harvard and subsequently Boston University, his published and unpublished books and articles, and his interests in the teaching of mathematics. Related publications and reference material available in repository. For information on component parts of collection, see Harvard Archives LOCATION below.

15.5 cubic feet of mss. in 45 containers

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Harvard University (corporateBody)

The Committee on the Choice of Electives recommended in 1910 that in order to guarantee students' reading knowledge of French or German, every student must pass a special oral examination in either one of the two languages before admission to the junior class. The rule was revised in 1920. From the description of Oral examination papers in French and German, 1912-1913. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228513467 During World War II, Harvard University trained militar...

Harvard university. Graduate school of education (corporateBody)

As of March 1983, The Office of the Dean no longer admitted students. From the description of Student folders (Ph.D. program), ca. 1950-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76974901 ...

Beatley, Ralph, 1892-1989. (person)

Ralph Beatley earned his Harvard AB 1913 and followed this with a year of travel on a Sheldon Fellowship. He later became an educator whose primary interest was the training of secondary school mathematics teachers. From the description of Scrapbook, 1908-1920. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77063896 Ralph Beatley (1892-1989) was associate professor of education and a tutor in the Dept. of Mathematics at Harvard, 1922-1959. His primary area of concern was the trai...