Department of Public Instruction Course of study manuals
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Scope and Content
In an effort to systematize and unify the instruction received in the public schools of Utah, the department periodically published these guides which contain general statements of objectives for education at different grade levels and specific curriculum requirements. In later years separate guides were produced for elementary and secondary schools. Specific subject and character education supplements are included.
Circular of public schools from Salt Lake City School District (Utah), Series 24987, same purpose of publication representing state and local level
Curriculum guides and teaching supplements from the Board of Education. Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Series 84843, Curriculum Guides and Teaching Supplements contains individual subject guides produced after 1940 for the same purpose.
The Education Operations Division produces this series. The Curriculum Division and the Curriculum and Instruction Division produced this series until their dissolution.
This series is available on microfilm.
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Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011