Horace mann: horace mann, us educator, the first great american advocate of public education, who believed that, in a democratic society, education should be free. Horace mann the father of american education, horace mann, was born in franklin, massachusetts, in 1796 mann's schooling consisted only of brief and erratic. Thomas mann, father of horace horace mann papers: gift of horace mann to william bentley fowle concerning mann's lectures and writings on education and. Auto insurance, home and property insurance, life insurance, and retirement annuities for teachers and educators from horace mann.
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Horace mann, often called the father of the common school, began his career as a lawyer and legislator mann, horace annual reports on education, 1872. Horace mann is the father of american education he was one of the first to publicly advocate for an established, formal education system in the united states.
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