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Visual Evidence

Photo 3: School children in Arthurdale, 1935.

[Photo 3: School children in Arthurdale, 1935.] with link to larger version of photo.
(Library of Congress)

Questions for Photo 3

1) What do you think is happening in this photograph?

2) How is this “practical education”? (Refer to Reading 2, if necessary)

3) Do you think these children are getting a good education? Why or why not?

4) What kind of “practical” skills do you learn in school? How will these help you after you graduate?



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