STATE NORMAL SCHOOL, BRIDGEWATER.
CURRICULA. courses of instruction and training are grouped in four
distinct departments, as follows: I.
Elementary Department (Two Years).
paring to teach in elementary schools, including the grades only, or in rural schools of II.
Kindergarten-primary Department (Three Years).
those preparing to teach in the
three grades. children
grades with a proper use of kindergarten methods. III.
Department (Three Years).
preparing to teach in junior high schools, including the seventh, eighth,
and ninth grades.
In this department students elect
certain major groups of subjects in which to prepare for de-
English and history (including community civics), English and
geography, English and modern languages, geography and his-
mathematics and science, science and geography. Advanced Department (Four Years). A course leading to the degree of bachelor of education. Graduates of two and three year courses in residence in Massachusetts normal schools may enter a third or fourth year. New students may enter at once on the full four-year course. tory,