II. Natural Fear
A. The death of the first generation
II. The Roxbury
Latin Grammar School
A. Two years before Harvard -- 1635
B. Five years after Boston is founded, fifteen after Plymouth
III. First Great
A. New England Primer
B. Ezekial Cheever's Accidence
A. The first free school
A. Royal donations and decree
B. Company donations
C. Land grants
1. Work/Rent the land
D. Direct taxation (1639)
A. The first public school supported by direct public tax
VII. Laws of
A. 1642 -- Mandatory apprenticeship for children, if not public education.
1. State Inspections for enforcement
B. Requires a teacher appointed by the people to teach all that come to him.
C. One elementary school for towns of fifty families.
D. One grammar school for towns of 100 families.
E. Mandatory 5 L. fine to all who oppose the law