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The junior high school as we now know it is of very recent origin. Two decades ago it was practically unknown, and the real outstanding developments have occurred since the close of the world war. As is the case with all social institutions, considerable agitation occurred before a unit appeared.
R. E. McConnell, R. E. (1931). The Evolution of the Junior High School. Washington Education Journal, 11(2 and 3), 41-2, 59; 81-82, 92-93.
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