Chesterton Tribune

F.M. Goldsborough taught one room school in Jackson Township

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Voice of the People:

Jackson Alumni is currently researching the township schools for a book to be done by October of this year.

Going back 100 years - We have F.M. Goldsborough as teacher at Thelma, One-room Jackson School in 1901-02.

In 1902-03 he was Principal at Jackson Center. Also, in 1903-04 and 1904-05 he was the Principal there.

In 1905-06 we find he became the Principal at Chesterton High School.

Indeed, it appears he had over 55 years of teaching and administration. What a wonderful story he might have written about education experiences he had from the one-room schools to schools in the 1950's!

We too, are proud to have had him in the beginning of the Jackson Township Schools.

Deloris Kaletha,

President 2001

Jackson Township Alumni Assn.

 

  Posted 7/1/2001