Tag: school


PATRON + John Pierce opened the first school in Alabama

In the spring of 1798, the Congress of the United States formed into a territory a part of what had been West Florida. By…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

How a system of education was developed in early Alabama Part IV -written by the first Superintendent

(Continued from Part III - The author Gen. William F. Perry was the first superintendent of education in Alabama) THE GENESIS OF PUBLIC EDUCATION…