One-Room School Organizations
- In case you haven't been to the Links section of the webpage, these are
the organizations we have links to. Are we missing any you know about?
Iowa Historic Preservation Alliance <http://www.iowapreservation.org/>
A preservation group interested in several areas including one-room
schools. They host a yearly workshop for one-room school museums and
other interested people.
Michigan One-Room Schoolhouse Association
The Association holds an annual conference where people from all over
Michigan come to learn how to research and restore one-room school
buildings. Many attendees also come to trade their stories and
reminiscences of experiences in one-room schools. In addition, the
Association coordinates an ongoing survey and inventory of all existing
one-room schools in Michigan. And we serve as a clearinghouse of
communications and information for historians, historical societies, and
other programs involved in the preservation, interpretation, and
appreciation of one-room schoolhouses.
Society for the Preservation of Ohio One Room Schools
The Society for the Preservation of Ohio One Room Schools, a non-profit
organization, was founded by Larry and Debbie Helton and recognized by
the Ohio Historical Society in 1993. S.P.O.O.R.S. strives to inform the
public of the historical and educational value of early schools and
other structures. Their research and photography include one room
schools, schools built before 1901, and schools that exhibit early