Susan Apps-Bodilly: One Room Schools, Thursday, July 12th, 6 p.m.

One Room Schools: Stories from the Days of 1 Room, 1 Teacher, & 8 Grades.

What was it like to attend a one-room school, to be in the same classroom as your older brother or younger sister, or to have your teacher live with your family for part of the school year? In “One Room Schools,” Susan Apps-Bodilly chronicles life in Wisconsin’s early country schools, detailing the experiences of the students, the role of the teacher, and examples of the curriculum, including the importance of Wisconsin School of the Air radio programs.