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Clarksburg Education Convention


1829

General Assembly authorized each county to establish district school system with limited state aid

Other events that happened on or around 1829

1836

Monroe County discontinued the system

Other events that happened on or around 1836

Sep 08, 1841

The first of a statewide series of education conventions was held at Clarksburg

1846

Legislature allowed citizens to petition counties to establish free schools

Other events that happened on or around 1846

1863

Alexander Martin helped to pass the public school legislation

Other events that happened on or around 1863


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