Commissioner of Education
Commissioner of Education is a title used in a number of different governmental education departments or ministries. It may refer to:
John J. Tigert
John James Tigert, IV (February 11, 1882 – January 21, 1965) was an American university president, university professor and administrator, college sports coach and the U.S. Commissioner of Education. ...
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William Torrey Harris
William Torrey Harris (September 10, 1835 – November 5, 1909) was an American educator, philosopher, and lexicographer.
Born in North Killingly, Connecticut, he attended Phillips Andover Academy, ...
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Sterling M. McMurrin
Sterling Moss McMurrin (January 12, 1914 - April 6, 1996) was a liberal Mormon theologian and Philosophy professor at the University of Utah. He served as United States Commissioner of Education in th...
Arthur William Dunn
Arthur William Dunn (1868- ? ) was an American educator, born at Galesburg, Ill., and educated at Knox College and the University of Chicago. He began his career as instructor in English and lect...
Philander Claxton
Philander Priestly Claxton (September 28, 1862 - January 12, 1957) was an American educator.
Philander Claxton was born in Bedford County, Tennessee. He was educated at the University of Tennessee...
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Francis Keppel
Francis Keppel (April 16, 1916 – February 19, 1990) was an American educator. As U.S. Commissioner of Education (1962–1965) he was instrumental in developing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act...
James E. Allen, Jr.
James Edward Allen, Jr. (April 25, 1911 – October 16, 1971) was the Commissioner of Education of the State of New York from 1955 to 1969 and served briefly as Richard Nixon's U.S. Commissioner of Educ...
George F. Zook
George Frederick Zook (1885 - August 17, 1951) was an American educator who was President of the University of Akron, U.S. Commissioner of Education, and President of the American Council on Education...
Elmer Ellsworth Brown
Elmer Ellsworth Brown (1861–1934) was an American educator. Born at Kiantone in Chautauqua County, New York, he studied at New York University (NYU), graduated from Illinois State Normal University in...
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John Eaton (general)
For other people named John Eaton, see John Eaton (disambiguation).John Eaton, Jr. (December 5, 1829 – February 9, 1906) was a U.S. Commissioner of Education and a brevet brigadier general durin...
Henry Barnard
Henry Barnard (24 January 1811, Hartford, Connecticut – 5 July 1900, Hartford, Connecticut) was an American educationalist and reformer.
Barnard attended Wilbraham & Monson Academy and graduat...
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Fannie Fern Andrews
Fannie Fern Andrews (Phillips) (1867–1950) was an American lecturer, teacher, social worker, and writer.
She was born Fannie Fern Phillips at Margaretsville (Nova Scotia), and educated at th...
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John Ward Studebaker
John Ward Studebaker (June 10, 1887 – July 26, 1989) served as U.S. Commissioner of Education from 1934 to 1948. He was also Chairman of the U.S. Radio Education Committee. His was the longest tenure ...
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William John Cooper
William John Cooper (November 24, 1882 – September 19, 1935) was an American educator who served as US Commissioner of Education from February 1929 to July 1933. According to the New York Times: "His ...
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