Olde Time Schooling - Dave Downs - Speaker

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This enjoyable presentation, mixed with humor, is full of little known interesting historical facts. Do you know why pencils are painted yellow? Did you know that no student recited the pledge of allegiance to the flag in the public schools until after 1892? Join Dave Downs as he discusses 19th century school houses, slate pencils, the horn book, punishments and many more interesting topics.