Idaho Experience

Albion Normal: A Teachers College

Passport Season 3 Episode 3 | 36m 1s

In 1890, the State of Idaho opened Albion Normal School, a teachers college, in order to provide qualified grade school teachers to small communities in Idaho. Idaho Experience looks at how the old teachers college helped grow the state and how educating teachers has evolved over the years.

Aired: 12/08/19

Rating: TV-G

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Major Funding by the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation. Additional Funding by Anne Voillequé and Louise Nelson, Judy and Steve Meyer, Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation, the Futura Corporation, the Friends of Idaho Public Television, Idaho Public Television Endowment and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.