The whole charge of the establishment thus composed devolved upon Pestalozzi.
In this he was a disciple of Bacon and Comenius, and a prophet to Pestalozzi.
But the philosophic groundwork of Pestalozzi's system failed to satisfy him.
At the age of fifty-three Pestalozzi began his work at Stanz.
The full importance of Pestalozzi's work was recognized by keener intellects even in his own lifetime.
Opinions differ as to the harmony of theory between Pestalozzi and Herbart.
Going to and from their duties, Pestalozzi would call their attention to the wild birds, and to the flowers, plants and weeds.
Pestalozzi sounded the minds of his pupils as to doing something in the case.
Her model school system, which to-day would delight a Pestalozzi or a Froebel, had its rude beginning in schools like Crawford's.
In Pestalozzi's there were several; but the dreariest of all was the last.