Date of Award


Degree Type

Master's Essay - Restricted

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)



First Advisor

Nicholas J. Topetzes

Second Advisor

David E. Willis


Of all the Institutions of society, the school is most closely related to the home. This closeness should therefore be a harmonious one. Certain basic issues must be faced in order to bring about an understanding of the problems confronting these two great institutions.

The most important Purpose of education is to produce citizens who have mastered a high code of morality; that is they should be responsible citizens who are able to adjust themselves and assume responsibility in a complex world. Parents and teachers must cooperate in this great undertaking.

This can best be accomplished by understanding the aims and objectives of each other.