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In this opening lecture given before the Mothers' Department of the Chicago Kindergarten College, Harrison argues that education is no longer "a process by means of which facts are accumulated, but all thoughtful teachers now look upon it as preparation for the future." She also discusses Froebel's theories.
Chicago Kindergarten College
Froebel, Kindergarten, Civilization, Education, Elizabeth Harrison
Education | Elementary Education and Teaching | Pre-Elementary, Early Childhood, Kindergarten Teacher Education | Teacher Education and Professional Development
Harrison, Elizabeth, "The Kindergarten as an Influence in Modern Civilization" (1893). Elizabeth Harrison’s Writings. 40.