Thomas Jefferson

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Politicians and Presidents
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Thomas Jefferson

he helped make more rights for school

Jefferson was one of the aurthors of the Declaration of Independence.

Little Bit About His Life... Jefferson made many changes to better our eductaion. He was born April 3rd in 1743 and passed away on july 4, 1826 in Charlotteville, VA at the age of 83. He married Martha Wayles and had 6 children only 2 of them lived to adulthood.

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Thomas Jefferson

What?

1779 A bill of the more general diffusion of knowledge- public education for three years tax-fundedfor "All the free children, male and female." only allowed to attend if they could pay for it independently.

Schools

There is four schools named after thomas Jefferson (one is in the background) Jefferson started the University of Virginia in 1819. He designed this university based off of libraries because he believed books were the key to education.

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1743-1826


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