MicSem Publications

MicSem By Category: Education

Recent Theories of the Relationship between Education and Development , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Brief review of four different theories of the interface between education and development. 1974

Who Shall Own the Schools? , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

The importance of giving parents understanding and ownership of what happens in the process of education. 1974

The School Industry , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

The elementary school is the largest economic factor in the village throughout the islands. 1973

A Sad Tale of Long Ago: How Magic Signs were Brought to a Far-off Island , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Fable telling how a people lost their sense of their cultural past after long contact with outsiders. 1973

In Search of a Home: Colonial Education in Micronesia , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

The dynamics of education can alienate the young from their own society, while sharpening their awareness of this alienation. 1975

The Education Explosion in Chuuk , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Results of a survey of all high school graduates showing the rapid expansion of education in Chuuk. 1978

Ghosts of the Past…A Vision of the Future , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Article on Xavier High School and its history on its 25th anniversary. 1977

Education for What? , by Francis X. Hezel, S.J.

Summary essay on a discussion held on the purpose of public education. 1998

The Price of Education in Micronesia , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Schools are a costly feature of modern society and have negative consequences on the islands’ struggling economies. 1989

Schools in Micronesia Prior to American Administration , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

History of the growth of education in Micronesia up to World War II. 1985
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