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In Boston, the American Institute of Instruction holds its 31st annual meeting

Boston, Massachusetts, 1857
08/21/1860 to 08/23/1860
The American Institute for Instruction, the oldest national association supporting teaching in the United States, met for its thirty-first annual gathering in Boston, Massachusetts, site of its first convention in August, 1830.  Subjects discussed included exercises and gymnastics in schools, education in Greece, and the relationship of morals with intellectual development.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"Educational; Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction," New York Times, August 24, 1860.
 "American Institute of Instruction," New York Times, August 27, 1860.

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