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While most students in the country in America in the 19th and early 20th centuries went to one-room schoolhouses, the students in village centers generally went to school in larger buildings such as this one. The over 80 students seen here probably were divided by age among 4 teachers. Teachers in one-room schools would teach children of all ages.