Finding aid for the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Records


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Martha Holden Jennings Foundation
Title: Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Records
Dates: 1963-1992
Extent: 4.40 linear feet (5 containers)
Abstract: The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation is an education foundation promoting elementary and secondary teaching, teacher training, curriculum development and school evaluation studies, including educational TV programs and in-service conferences and seminars. The collection is of interest to researchers exploring trends and developments in education in Ohio, 1963-1992. The records document the foundation's activities in teacher training and staff development, curriculum development, materials development and equipment purchase, information sharing, conferences and retreats, enrichment programs, scholarship and awards, and evaluation and research. The material also supports research into foundation management. The collection consists of minutes of the Board and Distribution Committee meetings, studies financed by the Foundation, and publications, including annual reports; the quarterly journals, Pro Excellentia, Journal, and Bulletin; and Jennings Scholar Lecture publications.
MS Number MS 4688
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English