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In 1905, the School of Education is organized under the College of Liberal Arts. Education courses were formerly offered by the College of Science. The school was designed to prepare high school teachers, supervisors of special subjects, and school superintendents.

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Aug 01, 1905
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Edwin D. Grant, founding director of School of Education (1905-1907)
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Edwin D. Grant, founding director of School of Education (1905-1907)
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