Barton Academy is a historic Greek Revival school building located in Mobile, Alabama. IT was under…
A group of young boys sitting on benches surrounding a teacher in a schoolroom.
An illustration of the entrance to the chapel at St. Salvators College.
An illustration of a young child running through a gate while holding two school books.
An illustration of a large group of children entering a school.
An illustration of a large group of children leaving school.
An illustration of The New York City Normal College which is now known as Hunter College of the City…
A girl sitting at her desk
This image shows one of Friedrich Froebel's divided cube (this one divided into many smaller cubes and…
An illustration of young frogs sitting in rows looking at an adult frog in a suit.
Two students drawing geometrical shapes on the chalkboard. A student is also using a scale while students…
A girl counting blocks, applying the math problems on the board.
Graduate with cap and gown.
A drawing of Harvard College in 1720.
The seal of Harvard University in Massachusetts.
An illustration of King's College located in Aberdeen.
A girl doing math problems on the chalkboard.
Students work on math in front of the class using an early abacus and writing on the chalkboard.
Three students use measuring tape to measure the school garden outside.
The Nautical School Ship at St. Mary's.
"Willson's Historical Series- Franklin, The Philosopher"-Willson, 1859.
Nassau Hall, Princeton University
An illustration of a Pompeiian wall painting of school materials, including scrolls, books, writing…
A scene from a Roman wall painting.
"Cold air flows up through the pipe a, and is heated by stobe b, inclosed in sheet iron c. The smoke…
A piece of embroidery or needlework produced as a demonstration or test of skill. This sampler includes…
A teacher helps students do math with a sand table, a predecessor to the abacus.
School building in Lake Alfred, with children playing in front.
Young students playing at school.
A school building.
An illustration of a school and the school's guild chapel with tree in front of it.
"Greek school - from a vase painting." — The Delphian Society, 1913
"Your school-bag made of string." -Beard 1906
An illustration of a young boy studying inside an old schoolroom.
An illustration of an old, empty classroom from the old grammar school at Stratford.
"An open-air schoolroom in Sacramento, California. The inclosed room is used only in bad weather." —…
A cartoon of a schoolteacher and a young boy, who is holding open a book. A chalkboard decorates the…
A boy building a wooden shelf in shop class.
"Silenus taking Dionysus to School" — Gayley, 1893
Children have a spelling match
Notable is the Saxon church (dedicated to St. Laurence), which may have been founded by St. Aldhelm…
Tablets used by children for writing exercises.
A teacher walking around her classroom.
A teacher in front of her classroom.
A group of children apparently being disciplined for not respecting their teacher or having good manners.
The first institution for imparting a full collegiate education to women established in the world; founded…
A teacher watches a group of students weighing apples and writing out measurement problems on the chalkboard.
A drawing of the academic buildings of West Point, the United Stated Military Academy.
The College of William and Mary is a public university located in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States.…
"Fig 13 - Wilson's School-House, near Gray's, Ferry, Philadelphia. From a drawing by M. S. Weaver, Oct.…
An illustration of a young girl wearing a bonnet and a dress writing the word "finish" on a black board.