Shkola i Zhizn

Shkola i Zhizn’


(School and Life), a weekly pedagogical newspaper of a liberal orientation. The newspaper, which was published in St. Petersburg from November 1910 through 1917, was edited by G. A. Fal’bork, a progressive Russian figure in public education. It dealt with such matters as preschool upbringing; elementary, secondary, and higher education; educational work among adults; the activities of teachers’ organizations; and congresses on public education. Prominent Russian pedagogues, such as V. P. Vakhterov, K. N. Venttsel’, E. A. Zviagintsev, and N. V. Chekhov, contributed to the newspaper. On occasion, special monographs on the upbringing of children were included with the newspaper as supplements.